BrightStores - Allowing API Access

The Application Programming Interface (API) allows for automated communication between connected systems. In order to automate fulfillment, API Access must be enabled.

The following steps are required to enable API Access to your BrightStores store:
  
  1. Gathering API Credentials from BrightStores
  2. Entering API Credentials in DropStream
 
Gathering API Credentials from BrightStores

The following credentials will be needed to enable API Access:

1. Subdomain
  • The subdomain is typically your store name. Ex: https://{subdomain}.mybrightsites.com

2. API Token
  • If you do not already have an API Token or unfamiliar with how to gather this credential,  you can reach out to your BrightStores account representative for this information.

Entering API Credentials in DropStream when adding your BrightStores store

To add the store and enter the API credentials:
 

1. Click Stores and then from the Stores Dashboard click +Add Store



2. Enter the name of the store, select the merchant the store will be associated with, and select Bright Sites as the platform.

3. The API Credentials fields will appear once you've selected the Bright Sites/BrightStores platform. You'll now enter your BrightStores credentials:



4. Click Add Store to complete these steps.