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This guide will help you integrate your BigCommerce store into our Cenports system.

The following information will be created or recorded in this guide:

  • Client ID
  • Client Secret
  • Access Key
  • Store URL

How to generate your client credentials :

  1. In order to get your client credentials, please log into https://www.bigcommerce.com using the store owner account of your BigCommerce Store.
  2. Once you are logged in, select the store you are planning to integrate with and go to Advanced Settings > API accounts
  3. Click on Create API Account > Create V2/V3 API token
  4. Once you are at the creation page, please type in a name for the API account.
  5. Under the OAuth scopes, please change these scopes to the following permissions:
    • Orders : Modify
    • Products: Modify
    • Information & Settings: Read-only
  6. After you set the permissions, save the account and you should get a pop-up window with your Client ID, Client Secret, and Access Token. Please make sure to save this information somewhere because there is no way to find this information again. If you are using Edge, Chrome, or Firefox, a text file containing this information will be downloaded to your computer.

How to get your Store URL:

  1. To get your store URL,  please log into https://www.bigcommerce.com and go to your store dashboard.
  2. Once you are logged into your store, please go to Account Settings > Store Details
  3. You will be redirected to a page containing your store information. Please scroll down and get the Permanent Address. This is the store URL.

Once you have all the required information, please contact integrations@cenports.com with the required information and the email you use to log into Cenports:

  • Cenports User Email
  • Client ID
  • Client Secret
  • Access Token

We will reply back once we have integrated your store into our system.

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