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Order Desk can import orders from your shopping cart(s), sync in your print details and then automatically send them on to Invition for fulfillment. When orders are shipped, the tracking details will be sent back to Order Desk and back to your shopping cart if your store is set up for it.
This guide explains how to set up and use the Invition integration.
To connect to Invition, click on the Manage Integrations link under the Integrations menu in the left sidebar, and under the Print on Demand tab find and enable Invition.
Alternatively, search for Invition from the available integration search.
Select the environment for your connection and enter your API credentials from Invition.
Once connected, you'll have some shipment and integration settings to adjust per your preferences.
Toggle between the environment for the connection. You may need to disconnect the integratoin and reconnect again if the test and production credentials provided to you are different from each other. To do this, click the disconnect button at the bottom of the integration settings:
Select the Shipping Type for your orders, Dropship or Bulk.
Default Shipping Method
Choose the shipping method you want Invition to use for your orders.
If you need to apply specific methods for certain orders, match your method names to their names in the Shipping Class Match section below.
After Import, Move To
Select the folder you want orders to be moved into after they are successfully sent to Invition.
You can use one of the default folders already in your store or create your own. Read the Working with Folders guide for more information.
After Shipment, Move To
Select the folder you want orders to be moved into after Invition sends shipment details back to Order Desk.
For more information on what these product settings within the Invition integration are for, please refer to the Print on Demand Product Settings guide.
Shipping Class Match
Using the shipping class match feature, you can match as many different shipping methods as you offer to the methods Invition uses to ensure your customers are getting the closest shipping option to what they selected at checkout.
For information on how to set up your shipping preferences, please read the shipping class match guide.
Sending Orders to Invition
Initially, getting your orders ready to send to Invition is going to take some time before everything is in place for it to happen automatically. For detailed instructions on how to use Order Desk with your print on demand orders, please take a few moments to read the print on demand fulfillment guide.
Preparing Your Orders
The following details can be submitted for an order as either checkout data or order metadata.
|Field Name||Field Description|
|shipping_kind||Set dropship or bulk on individual orders if different from default settings.|
|shipping_minimal_level||Optional. Shipping level that is minimally required for the order. Can only be set when the shipping_kind is set to dropship. Values are normal, tracked or premium.|
If you are unfamiliar with checkout data, see the How to Work with Checkout Data guide.
Preparing Your Items
The following fields can be set as variations or item metadata for each item in an order.
|Field Name||Field Description|
|print_sku||Invition product code.|
|print_url||Artwork for the print design to be used. Each item either needs a print_url or a print_design_id.|
|print_design_id||ID for the print design to be used. Each item either needs a print_url or a print_design_id.|