Setting Up WooCommerce

Setting Up WooCommerce


Integration Specs:

  • Supported functions:
    • Order Download
    • Shipment Confirmation
    • Inventory Sync

  • Required Parameters
    • Store URL
      • URL Format: https://<store_url>/
    • Consumer Key
    • Consumer Secret
The minimum supported version of WooCommerce is 2.2.0

Step-by-step guide

  1. Follow the instructions on this page to setup your API credentials: http://docs.woothemes.com/document/woocommerce-rest-api/
  2. After this, edit your API user and make sure their API permissions are set to: Read/Write
  3. Enter the store url along with your consumer key and consumer secret when setting up the cart.
You can find the Store URL needed by CartRover on the System Status page of WooCommerce. Use the Site URL field.

User Role

The user you set up the API key with must have a Role of "Shop Manager" or "Administrator". If not, you won't receive any errors, but CartRover will not be able to download any orders. You can verify this by editing the User in WordPress and checking the Role field.



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