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Using the PrestaShop Web Service

PrestaShop enables merchants to give third-party tools access to their shop's database through a CRUD API, otherwise called a web service.

Learning how to use the web service


The quickest way to learn the intricacies of the PrestaShop web service is to use the web service one-page documentation.


The slowest but most complete way to learn about the web service is to follow the tutorial.

It demonstrates how to use the PrestaShop web service by creating a CRUD application using the dedicated PHP library.



Web service library

The latest version of the PSWebServiceLibrary.php file can be found on our code repository:
To download the file:

  1. Click here to view the raw file:
  2. Copy/paste the file into an empty text local file, using for instance Notepad.
  3. Save the file as PSWebServiceLibrary.php

You can also directly download a zip archive of all the files in this repository, including the example files, by clicking here:

Examples files

All the example files can be found on our code repository: