Magento 2.x integration

Introduction

To connect your Magento 2 shop to ChannelEngine, you can install our Magento module. This guide will explain how to install the plugin after receiving the plugin from ChannelEngine.

Requirements

There are several requirements to install the ChannelEngine Magento extension:

  • Magento 2.0 or higher (2.2 or higher is recommended)
  • Access to the Magento admin

Downloading the extension

You can find the Magento extension in its various forms here. Select the package / method you want to use and download it.

An easy guide to installing a Magento plugin as a zip file can be found here.

Integrate with ChannelEngine

Our Magento 2 module uses the new Magento 2 integrations feature. This will make integrating with ChannelEngine both easy and fast.

  1. Install the extension through composer or the web installer
  2. After installing go to System > Integrations, our ChannelEngine integration should be listed there.
  3. Click on “activate“:this will prompt you with the different endpoints that we request to use. In this screen, click the orange “allow“ button.
  4. A popup will open. If you are not yet logged in in ChannelEngine, this popup will direct you to the ChannelEngine login page. Use your ChannelEngine account to log in.
  5. Optional: In case you have multiple ChannelEngine environments, a screen will be shown to select the ChannelEngine environment that you want to integrate with.
  6. Optional: In case you have multiple store views, a screen will be shown that allows you to select the store view that you want to integrate with.

Activation

As soon as you’ve installed the extension, you can email us at support@channelengine.com (please mention your account name) so we can check to configure and activate your connection.