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Introduction to the web service

About this tutorial

This tutorial explores how to create a small application to perform these four basic operations for customers.

The prerequisites are:

  • PrestaShop 1.6 installed on a server with mod_rewrite enabled (Apache only).
  • A local xAMP server with PHP5 enabled.

Chapters 1, 2 and 3 are mandatory, as they contain the fundamental knowledge for using the web service.
The next chapters, explores ways to interact with the web service using each of the REST operations, in order to give you the tools to make a full CRUD application.
If you only want to retrieve data, for example when developing a web application to notify you of orders, you might only be interested in Chapter 4.
If you prefer to develop a more complete application, chapters 4 to 7 will interest you.
Chapters 9 and 10 give you more detail on specific content management.

Finally, a cheat-sheet will give you quick hints and reminders.

Here are the chapters to this tutorial:

Chapter 1 - Creating an access to the back-office
Chapter 2 - Discovery: Testing your access to the web service with the browser
Chapter 3 - First steps: Accessing the web service and listing customers
Chapter 4 - Retrieve Data: Retrieving a customer
Chapter 5 - Modification: Updating a customer
Chapter 6 - Creation: Creating a remote online form
Chapter 7 - Removal: Removing customer accounts from the database
Chapter 8 - Advanced use
Chapter 9 - Image management
Chapter 10 - Price management
Cheat-sheet - Concepts outlined in this tutorial

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