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Using Shopify Web Services with the Web Service Connector Tool

Using the Web Service Connector tool and the Shopify API, TaskCentre can be used to interact with your Shopify store. Common interactions would involve the download of sales orders and the upload of inventory and price changes. For TaskCentre to carry out…

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Using Magento Web Services with the Web Service Connector Tool

TaskCentre can be used to automate calls to the Magento web service, REST or SOAP, using the Web Service Connector tool. Common interactions involve the download of sales orders and inventory, and the upload of order status updates etc. For the tool to carry…

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Automating EU VAT Registration Number Validation (VIES)

Normally when trading business to business you do not charge VAT on supplies made to your customers. If you trade with companies within the EU then similarly you do not normally charge VAT. But if the company you trade with is not registered for…

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dotMailer – Removing a Contact

Summary dotMailer (http://www.dotmailer.co.uk/) is an email marketing solution which helps you create and monitor email marketing campaigns. When a user decides they no longer wish to receive campaign emails they normally unsubscribe from the mailing list by clicking a link marked “unsubscribe” at the…

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Mozenda

Mozenda is an application that can read data from web pages (sometimes called screen scraping). Tasks can be built that run Mozenda and return the data to TaskCentre. Within TaskCentre you can create tasks which update your business application based on this data or…

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Twitter

Introduction This article will detail the steps necessary to authenticate the TaskCentre Web Service Connector Tool with the Twitter API. The Twitter API allows you to connect any ERP, CRMor other businesssoftware to the API enabling you to access relevant marketing data as well…

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EasyWebstore e-Commerce

Summary Easywebstore provide a hosted e-commerce solution (http://www.easywebstore.net). This solution has a SOAP API which can be accessed with the TaskCentre Web Service Connector tool. This article describes how a connection to this service is established. Once established TaskCentre can be used for integrating…

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How to synchronize MailChimp unsubscribes with a CRM system by making use of the TaskCentre Web Service Connector

Summary MailChimp ( http://mailchimp.com ) is an email marketing solution which helps you create and monitor email marketing campaigns. When a user decides they no longer wish to receive campaign emails they can unsubscribe from the mailing list by clicking a link marked “unsubscribe”…

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Volusion

Summary The Volusion e-commerce system contains product, orders and customer data. If you need to extract some of this data, perhaps for integration into another system, for some business process automation or for alerting activity, then the TaskCentre Web Service Connector tool can be…

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Zendesk

Introduction The Web Service Connector Tool can be used to automate calls to the REST Web Service API exposed by Zendesk. This allows you to integrate the creation and management of support tickets and related objects into your workflow. Full documentation of all of…

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SurveyGizmo

Summary SurveyGizmo (http://www.surveygizmo.com) is an online web application which helps you create and monitor online surveys. The SurveyGizmo API allows you to control the SurveyGizmo application programmatically. This article explains how to connect to the SurveyGizmo API. Prerequisites Platform TaskCentre v 4.5 (build 1304)…

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Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool

Introduction The TaskCentre Server can be used to automate calls to the eBay Trading API. Four operations are made available, which provide the key functionality of downloading products, downloading orders, uploading inventory status changes and uploading order status changes. This article deals with the…

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Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool (user token screenshots)

Zoom in (CTRL and +) to see the images in more detail. Please refer to the main article for more information: Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool Developers Program registration form Create an application Production key generation User token generation…

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How to Authenticate TaskCentre’s Web Service Connector Tool with the Google API Family

Problem Description Google offers a fantastic range of APIs for public and business use ranging from Google Calendar access to Google Analytics. Each of these APIs uses a flavour of OAuth either in OAuth 1.0, OAuth 1.0a or OAuth 2.0 form. Currently TaskCentre does…

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ParcelForce

Introduction The TaskCentre Web Service Connector Tool can be used to automate calls to ParcelForce’s expressLink web service. This web service enables the automation of a range of tasks including package shipment and label printing. The full list of operations available is as follows:…

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UPS

Introduction TaskCentre’s Web Service Connector Tool can be used to automate calls to any of the collection of web services provided by UPS. These web services enable the automation of a broad range of delivery tasks including package shipment, freight shipment and shipment tracking.…

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