ChannelAdvisor connector connects to ChannelAdvisor via ChannelAdvisor's core SOAP API.
To connect ChannelAdvisor to DCL, you will first need to get your ChannelAdvisor profile ID.
In order to connect to ChannelAdvisor you need to provide your Profile ID.
To get your Profile ID, login to the ChannelAdvisor administration site, select the menu "My Account" and the submenu "Account Authorization" under the section "Developer Network".
Expand the "Account List" section on the top of the page: the Profile ID is the integer number that appears on the right column.
Press the button on the top of this page. You will be asked to enter the DCL eFactory credentials. If you have linked only a single distribution center, you will be redirected to the connector page "Distribution Center Preferences". If you have linked multiple distribution centers, you need to select the one you want to configure.
NOTE: On the 'Distribution Center Preferences' page you have the option to apply the settings only to the selected store or to apply the settings to all of your stores linked to the same DCL account.
Enable DCL APIEnable DCL background processes to acknowledge and fulfill orders, and update stock quantity.
Acknowledge OnlyDCL will only acknowledge orders but not fulfill unless requested.
Collect PricesDCL will collect all the prices for the order.
Fulfillment NotificationChannelAdvisor will email ship notification to customers upon DCL fulfillment.
Order Process StatusDCL will process orders with selected status.
Import DaysDCL will import orders only on these selected days.
Import Time (PST)DCL will import orders only in this range of time. Make sure the time range is at least 20 minute wide.
Order AgeTime allowed for customer changes before order is transferred to DCL.
Shipping methods defined and enabled in ChannelAdvisor need to be mapped to the DCL shipping methods. Select the tab "Shipping methods" to review and define additional mappings.
You can find the ChannelAdvisor shipping methods under "Sales / Shipping / Account Shipping Carriers" in your ChannelAdvisor administration site.