PrestaShop - Gather API Credentials

The API (Application Programming Interface) provides automated communication between connected systems. In order to enable API access, the following credentials must be gathered.

  • Store URL
  • API Key

Store URL

The Store URL is the complete URL of your PrestaShop Store, as it appears in your browser's address bar.


To generate the API Key:

  1. Log in to the PrestaShop admin panel.
  2. Click Advanced Parameters > Webservice.
  3. Click Add new webservice key.

In PrestaShop admin, click Advanced Parameters, Webservice. Then, click Add new webservice key.

  1. Click Generate.
  2. Retain the displayed API Key.
  3. Check the resource permissions shown in the following Webservice API Key Resource Permissions table:
Resource Permissions
addresses View
carriers View
combinations View
countries View
customers View
order_states View
orders View, Modify
products View
states View
stock_availables View, Modify

Next: Enable API Access

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