Exporting Data

SmithCart > Integration > Export

Exporting data allows you to integrate with third party services or back office systems.  You can also use the export to update the data in your store, by modifying the CSV and importing your updates back to your store.

To export your data, navigate to the store admin menu in the BuyNow module and select "Import/Export" as follows:

 
 
 
Next, select the Export Tab to load the Export options.
 

 

The following image is a screenshot of the SmithCart Export Menu:
 

 


Running the Export

To export data take the following steps:

  1. Choose Export type

    Click the Export [Type] tab at the top of the page.

    Type refers to the tabs like Product, Order, etc.

  2. Select Export Options

    From the Export [Type] screen select the Export Type and Format (if applicable).

  3. Click Export Button

    To export the selected data, click the Export Orders or Export Now button.

    When the export is complete, a message stating that the export was successful is displayed.

    Note - This process may take several minutes, depending on the number of records to be exported. You should also allow time for the data to be processed.