How to add a CS-Cart store to ShipStation, what features are available, and other need-to-know details.
CS-Cart offers a simple billing system. Pay for CS-Cart once and never worry about it again. CS-Cart powers over 35,000 online stores of every size, whether it’s a small web store or an enterprise online-retail platform. Build a robust and successful online store with CS-Cart's features like payment and shipping options, inventory control, unlimited products, marketing tools, and many other ready-to-use features.
CS-Cart also offers advanced features like SEO optimization, PHP customization, and a built-in content manager.
An active account with CS-Cart.
CS-Cart username and password.
Supported CS-Cart versions:
4.0.1, 4.0.2, 4.0.3, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.1.5, 4.2.1, 4.2.2, 4.2.3, 4.2.4, 4.3.1, 4.3.2, 4.3.3, 4.3.4, 4.3.5, 4.3.6, 4.3.7, 4.3.8, 4.3.9, 4.3.10, 4.4.1, 4.4.2, 4.6.1, 4.6.3
Order Import Requirements:
Include a Ship To address.
Follow the steps below to connect your CS-Cart store to ShipStation:
Select the CS-Cart tile.
Download the ShipStation add-on available in the first step of the connection steps.
In a new tab or browser window, log in to your CS-Cart admin portal.
Upload the archive from the Add-ons page, or Unpack the archive to the directory [CSCART_ROOT] if no upload option is available.
Navigate to the Add-ons > Manage add-ons page.
Find ShipStation add-on and then click the Install button.
Open the settings of the ShipStation add-on and enter a Username and Password to be used to authenticate the connection.
Select the ;Paid, Shipped, and Cancelled statuses.
Back in ShipStation, enter the credentials for the user created into the corresponding fields, and the URL for your store.
After you've completed the above steps, your store will be connected to ShipStation. You'll be taken to the store's Settings page to adjust the store-specific settings like branding, notification preferences, and product handling.
ShipStation's integration with CS-Cart supports the following standard features:
Common ShipStation Features
Sent with Shipment Update