PrerequisitesCustomers of PSS that are interested in integrating their installation of Lightspeed EVO must first ensure their application has the Weborders Module enabled. If you do not have the Weborders Module enabled for your application please contact your CDK Global account manager or contact CDK Global customer support.
Once you have ensured your installation of Lightspeed EVO has the Weborders Module enabled you may continue on to the following sections.
Lightspeed SettingsIn your PSS Dashboard navigate to
Settings > Lightspeed. If the Lightspeed module is not enabled for your account, enable it.
Once enabled, create a Lightspeed Username & Lightspeed Password. This username/password does not have to match that which is used to log in to Lightspeed. Infact, it is preferred that a new, totally unique username and password be created for this step.
Server ConnectionThe server connection settings can be found in
System > Preferences > Location > Web Orders. From this screen you will specify the URL EVO should communicate with, the required credentials and the communication interval.
Do not set the
Enabledflag until all of the following steps have been completed:
URL: Please enter the
Web Orders Endpoint URLthat was shown in previous step when configuring the Lightspeed Settings within your PSS Dashboard.
User: Please enter the Lightspeed Username that was created in the previous step when configuring the Lightspeed Settings within your PSS Dashboard.
Password: Please enter the Lightspeed Password that was created in the previous step when configuring the Lightspeed Settings within your PSS Dashboard.
Content Type: Please select XML from the dropdown list.
Request Interval: You may choose any interval you like.
Retry Interval: Please leave this at the default settings.
Machine Addresssetting is read only but is not set by default. To set this value click the icon to the right of the field. This is the EVO server mac address and is used as a security feature in the communication process.
Test Connectionbutton. This will return a dialog that indicates success or failure in establishing a connection to the server. The corresponding API endpoint will need to be configured to respond to this request.
Enabledflag and save the connection settings.
Web Commerce Method of Paymentsare found under
Parts > Lists > Web Commerce Methods of Payment. They will map the methods of payment defined in the API: VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER, AMEX, PAYPAL, OTHER, etc. Select the appropriate payment option from the listed options for each payment type.