An API is a pair of keys (Identifier and Secret key) which is use to integrate different softwares.
If you need to create and use this API it means your client (a business you deliver for) have their own website with e-commerce.
It allows for deliveries placed on a third-party website to be sent directly to the Store account on your CoopCycle instance.
These purchases (deliveries) will show up under your client’s Store account.
On the API main page a list of all create API keys will be displayed.
- Click the Add button to create an API key
- Give your API key pair an easily indentifable name under
- Choose the Store under
- Click Save
After you’ve created the keys, you will be automatically directed to the API main page.
Copy button for each key and send them securely to the person who will configure the plugin.
See here on how to set up the CoopCycle plugin go.