Setting Up Lightspeed Retail

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Before following the instructions below, please review the LightSpeed Retail Integration Overview


Required Parameters

You will need the following credentials to complete the connection to Lightspeed Retail:

  • Lightspeed Username
  • Lightspeed Password

Step-by-step guide

Enable Pop-ups

Please make sure that you have added CartRover (https://app.cartrover.com) to Pop-ups Blocker White list. 

For more information, please go to Enable Pop-ups for CartRover


  1. Log in your Lightspeed Account first. 
  2. Click the Grant US API Access button on CartRover Lightspeed cart setup page.
    1.  
    2. If you don't have login access yourself, Instead click Share Setup Link, enter the client's email and click Save. They will receive a setup email. Instructions for client to follow: Cart Setup Share
  3. Return to the CartRover page where you will be informed if the connection was successful. 

  4. Click on Test button to confirm the connection.

Limit to single Shop ID

Leave this field blank to pull orders from all Lightspeed Shops. (if blank, inventory sync will be disabled) Put a Lightspeed Shop ID here to pull orders from just one shop and sync inventory to that shop.

To lookup your Lightspeed Shop ID:

  1. In your Lightspeed click on Settings > Shop Setup
  2. Click on the desired shop name
  3. You will find your Shop ID in the browser URL bar. eg: &id=1 means your Shop ID is 1.