Cin7 Omni - Gather API Credentials

To connect to the Cin7 Omni API, the following credentials are required:

  • API Username
  • API Password

Gather Username and Password

  1. In Cin7 Omni, click the Settings icon in the lower-left corner.
  2. Under Integrations & API, click API v1 .
  3. Copy/retain the API Username.


  1. Under API Connections, click Add New API Connection.
  2. Enter an App Name such as DropStream.
  3. On the Confirmation page, copy/retain the API Key. This will function as your API Password in the DropStream setup.
  4. The new key is listed under API Connections. Next to its name, click Permissions.


  1. Enable the following permissions:
  • Contacts: Read
  • Branches: Read
  • Product Categories: Read
  • Products: Read
  • Product Options: Read
  • Stock: Read
  • Serial Numbers: Read
  • Sales Orders: Read, Update
  • Quotes: Read
  • BOM Masters: Read

Cin7 Omni API permissions

  1. Click Save.

Next: Enable API Access

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