Magento 2 - Enable 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 2:

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

Gather API credentials from Magento 2.

Enter API credentials in DropStream

  1. In your DropStream Dashboard, click Stores.

In the DropStream Dashboard, click Store.

  1. Click the name of your Magento 2 store.
  2. In Connection details, enter your API credentials:
  • Access token
  • Store URL
  1. Optional: For multi-store installations, enter a Store View Code to specify the store for this integration.

Magento 2 API credentials

  1. Optional: Edit any of the following settings:
  • Order Import Status — Orders with this status in Magento are imported to DropStream. (Default: processing)
  • Delay Orders Imported By (minutes) — If specified, orders will not be imported before this number of minutes has elapsed since the order was placed.
  • Include Bundle Parent — For bundled items, send the bundle parent SKU. (default: disabled)
  • Use Compact Shipment Ship Notification — When enabled, use the alternative /ship API call in Magento. (default: enabled)

Magento 2 connection details - optional

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


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