3dcart: Connection Credentials and Settings

Overview

Order Time has several integrator e-commerce partners. The partnership with these platforms makes inventory and order processing system significantly efficient.

In Order Time, the e-commerce partners are presented as ‘Carts’. When you are setting up your E-commerce Integration in Order Time, you have to add the appropriate connection settings for the cart of your choice. 

This article will show you the steps for setting up your Cart and generating connection credentials for 3dcart.

3dcart

  1. Log in to 3dcart
  2. On your dashboard, click the +Add New button. 
  3. Enter an Application Name.
  4. Select the following modules by clicking their checkboxes and click the Read/Write button to set the permission for each module. 
    • Categories
    • Customer Groups
    • Customers
    • Distributors
    • Gift Registries
    • Manufacturers
    • Orders
    • Products
    • RMA
  5. Click the Create App button.
  6. Take note of the Public Key.
  7. Take note of the Client ID and Secret Key.
  8. Select the following modules by clicking their checkboxes and click the Read/Write button to set the permission for each module. 
    • Categories
    • Customer Groups
    • Customers
    • Distributors
    • Gift Registries
    • Manufacturers
    • Orders
    • Products
    • RMA
  9. Enter a value in the Redirect URIs field.
  10. Click Save
  11. Copy and paste the Store and the corresponding Token details to save them. You will need these information (credentials) for adding the connection settings in Order Time
  12. Open a new tab or window on your browser and log in to your store manager. 
  13. Click Settings > General >Administrator Access. 
  14. Click the +Add New button if you are going to add new users or administrators. 
  15. Click Modules
  16. Select Rest API.
  17. Click Change Settings
  18. Click the +Add button on the upper right hand corner. 
  19. Enter the Public Key that you got from Step 6 and click +Add.
  20. A pop-up window will display the modules that you have selected and their permission settings. Click +Authorize
  21. Click Settings > General > Store Settings. Take note of the Secure URL.
  22. Click Save
  23. Proceed to adding the connection settings in Order Time.