Magento - 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 Magento: Gathering API Credentials from Magento Entering API Credentials in DropStream Gathering API... read article

Magento - Gathering API Credentials

In order to enable API Access to Magento, the following credentials must be gathered: Web Service Username API Key Store URL Note on WSDL Gathering Web Service Username To gather the credentials: Login to your Magento administration panel Click System > Web Services > (SOAP)... read article

Magento - Minimum User Permissions

When creating a new user in order to enable API access to your Magento store for DropStream, it is recommended that the user be given access to all role resources. However, if the role resources must be limited, the following are the minimum permissions required:... read article

Magento - Reviewing Order Status

Setting the integration to Enabled will begin the process of automatically sending orders from Magento to your warehouse management system. Order Statuses include: Processing - DropStream will import all orders with status Processing. DropStream does not send an acknowledgement status update back to Magento. The... read article

Magento - Configuring SKUs

Stock keeping units (SKU) are merchant defined codes used to uniquely identify products in a warehouse. It is critical that the SKUs defined in Magento match exactly to the SKUs loaded into your warehouse management system. Options include: Adding a SKU Modifying a SKU Adding... read article

Magento - Gathering Shipping Methods

Most businesses have unique shipping needs that are based on a variety of factors and limitations. Once the Merchant has decided which methods (and/or carriers) to offer, the only thing shoppers need to do is choose a method when they place their orders. As part... read article

Magento - Enabling Inventory Tracking

The Magento integration supports inventory tracking, however inventory tracking is not enabled by default with Magento, so you must enable it. Once enabled, inventory levels will automatically be adjusted in the Magento store based on levels reported by the warehouse management system. To enable inventory... read article

How can I set up bundled or separate line items in Magento?

Magento provides the option to bundle products or list them as individual line items. DropStream and PackageBee honor these settings when displaying your orders. If you choose to bundle your Magento products, you have two additional options: bundle all items together as a single item.... read article

Magento - Configuring for Automated Fulfillment

This article outlines the steps required for configuring your Magento integration. Steps include: Configuring product SKUs (Stock Keeping Units) Gathering Shipping Methods Enabling Inventory Tracking Including Tracking Numbers in Shipment Emails Reviewing Order Status Versions Configuring the Product SKU Stock keeping units (SKU) are merchant... read article