Datex - Enable API Access

The API (Application Programming Interface) provides automated communication between connected systems. In order to automate fulfillment, access to the Datex API must be enabled.

If you have not yet gathered your API credentials, follow these steps first:

Gather API credentials from Datex.

Enter API credentials in DropStream

  1. In your DropStream Dashboard, click Merchants.

In DropStream Dashboard, click Merchants.

  1. Click the name of your Datex merchant.
  2. In Connection details, enter your API credentials:
  • FTP Connection String — formatted as [s]ftp://user:pass@host:port
  • Project Lookup Code
  • Warehouse ID
  • Shipping Terms — one of:
    • PrePaid (the default)
    • ThirdParty
    • Collect
  • Stock Field Selector — one of:
    • Available (the default)
    • Active

Datex API credentials

  1. When you're done, click Save changes.


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