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    Advanced PrestaShop eBay Connector

    Advanced PrestaShop eBay Connector : Advanced PrestaShop eBay Connector module help admin to synchronize ebay with their prestashop store. This module is based on admin requirement. In Configuration tab, task bar and suitable tabs will help admin to manage the sequence of the task.

    Features

    • Import only fixed price ebay items to prestashop
    • Import ebay orders to prestashop but vice versa is not possible
    • If new products added on ebay after synchronization ebay products to prestashop, you can update synchronization, only new product will add after update sync.
    • Add prestashop products to ebay
    • You can manually map ebay product to prestashop, if your products available on both ebay and prestashop.
    • Quantity will update on prestashop when product revise on ebay
    • When product quantity update on prestashop either by editing product or after order product, it will update to ebay
    • Quantity will update on prestashop when the item sell on ebay
    • eBay orders will be added in prestashop on every hours using cron job depends on admin.
    • Link to view ebay item page in prestashop after import item in prestashop.
    • CRON Url to update prestashop item from eBay
    • Synch from Prestashop to eBay OR eBay to Prestashop without changing Case in module configuration.
    • Revise every single item from prestashop to eBay (limited) OR eBay to prestashop.

    New Features

    • Enable/disable the real time synchronization
    • Enable/disable the real time synchronization of ebay products on prestashop.
    • Enable/disable the real time synchronization of product quantity on prestashop or item order on ebay.
    • Enable/disable the real time synchronization of ebay orders on prestashop.
    • Enable/disable the real time synchronization of prestashop product quantity on ebay.
    • Admin can increase/decrease the price of prestashop product on ebay.
    • Admin can select either prestashop full or short description will display on ebay while adding item from prestashop to ebay.
    • Admin can configure the setting for ebay store categories
    • Admin can import ebay products using either ebay default category or ebay custom category.
    • Admin can import ebay products assigned to “other” category on ebay store using either “other” category or ebay default category.

    New Feature (For Current Version)

    • Update quantity/price Prestashop to eBay with variation products.
    • Update tracking number to eBay when tracking number updated in Prestashop.
    • Added EAN number on eBay for variation products.

    Installation

    • Go to Back office>Module Manager>Upload a Module
    • Now, Drag and drop the module file or select the file from the system.
    • In this way, the module is successfully installed.

    How to get eBay API keys

    In order  to configure the module,  Admin has to generate API keys from
    https://developer.ebay.com/
    Step1: To create a new account go to developer.ebay.com and click on the sign in/Join link.

    Step 2: Now, create a username and password for your account and then click the join button.

    Step 3: After the above step, you need to create an app. Enter the app name and choose the environment to generate your key set. Note that app name is not saved until you generate the keys set.

    Step 4: Now you need to confirm the primary contact for this account first and then you can click Continue to Create Keys button.

    Step 5: Select environment and create your production keys.

    Production keys are created.  Click on “User Tokens

    Step 7: After you click on “User Tokens” in the snapshot above, you will see a “Sign in to Sandbox” button. Click it to access the sandbox account.

    Step 8: Now, enter your Sandbox Username and Password.

    Step 9: Lastly, you will get the App Token.

    In this way admin will get API keys for configuring the module.

    Configuring the Module

    After successful installation of ebay prestashop connector module, admin has to configure the module.
    Go to the ebay-> configuration tab

    Workflow

    After successful configuration of module, admin will be redirected to the case tab.
    Here admin has to select the case according to the requirement:-

    Case 1: (Ebay to Prestashop) Admin have shop on eBay and a blank Prestashop (No products, No category) and admin want to import all eBay Products to PrestaShop.
    Case 2: (Ebay to Prestashop) Admin have shop on eBay and also a running shop on Prestashop and admin want to import all eBay Products to PrestaShop.
    Case 3: (Prestashop to Ebay)Admin have a blank shop on eBay and a running shop on Prestashop and admin want to add all or selected Prestashop products to eBay
    NOTE :Admin can select only one case from the above for one installation.

    According to case admin will get task tab and can follow the task tab to complete the process. For Case 1

    After selecting case 1, admin will be redirected to description template settings.
    Admin has to set description template settings.

    In next step admin has to import ebay products to their prestashop store.

    Or admin can also go to ebay->synch product tab to import products anytime.

    Note:-  Admin can revise details for products directly from ‘synch tab’ –
    Revise on ebay- Admin can only revise the title, price and quantity on ebay.
    Revise on prestashop- Admin can revise every detail on prestashop.

    After the import of ebay products to prestashop, admin will follow the sequence to complete the configuration of case 1. For Case 2

    After selection of case 2, admin will again redirected to description template tab. After saving details admin has to download ebay category.
    Download eBay Category, Go to ebay->configuration->download tab.

    Map the similar categories first using Map Categories Tab.

    And then import products using Map Products Tab

    To import order from eBay, admin has to download ebay shipping methods firstly.

    Before importing order from eBay admin has to Map Shipping and Map Payment,then only admin can import orders from ebay.
    Go to ebay->map shipping tab

    Click on ‘mapping complete’ button if admin have mapped all shipping methods.
    Admin will be redirect to payment mapping page.
    Otherwise, Go to ebay->map payment tab and click on map payment button,

    Map all prestashop payment. If all payment have been mapped, click on mapping complete then admin will be redirect to map order page.
    Otherwise, Go on ebay->Sync order tab to view all the orders of ebay.
    Admin can select number of days, within which the buyer has to download the file attached to product.

    For Case 3

    After selecting case 3, admin will again be redirected to the description template tab.
    After saving the details, admin has to download categories and shipping of ebay.
    Then admin will set the policy settings.

    Map categories, features shipping and payment methods.
    Go to ebay->map features tab and click on map features button.

    Admin has to select mapped categories, then will select category specifics and map this to prestashop features.
    If any required category specifics which is star marked, then these category are required to map and must be assigned to all prestashop products associated with this mapped category before adding to eBay.

    After mapping all details you can proceed to sync products to ebay using map products tab

    Admin can select action as only selected prestashop products or for all prestashop products synchronized to ebay and click on ‘Start adding product to ebay’.

    Mail Notification And Real Time Update

    Admin can set mail notification and real time configuration, once any case is configured.
    Go to mail notification and real time update tab.

    Note:-

    • If real time notification will not work for import order from ebay, admin can add order from ebay by CRON job for every hour. Set following URL to CRON tab. Before setting CRON, please disable the real time notification for order import.

    Url- 0 * * * * curl “http://192.168.1.223/~dheeraj/ps1611_priyanka/modules/ebayconnector/addEbayOrders_CRON.php”

    • If real time notification will not work for update item in prestashop from ebay, admin can update item in prestashop from ebay by CRON job for every hour. Set following URL to CRON tab. Before setting CRON please disable the real time notification for revise item from ebay.

    Url- 0 * * * * curl “http://192.168.1.223/~dheeraj/ps1611_priyanka/modules/ebayconnector/updatePrestaProducts_CRON.php”

    Support

    For any kind of technical assistance, just raise a ticket at http://webkul.uvdesk.com/ and for any doubt contact us at support@webkul.com

    Current Product Version - 4.0.0

    Supported Framework Version - 1.7.x.x

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    Comments (4)

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  • Sam sandy
    Thanks for Informatics, but you should see this one before calling it a day to write another awesome article:
  • Raindrops Infotech
    How can I import categories without mapping, as my all (prestashop) categories are different from ebay categories !! Please needed help on this.
  • Patrick
    Hi, is there an option to map the articlenumber.. it is really a problem not to see the nummber i gave them, especially if i have 5k + articles in the store…
    Best regards
    Patrick
    • Dheeraj Sharma
      Hello,

      You have generated a ticket about this and we are communicating on the ticket no. 346853. Please check.

      Best regards,
      Dheeraj

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