This plugin provides a RESTful API for managing resources in nopCommerce. A resource is a data object that can be accessed via an HTTP request. The API allows you to “access your nopCommerce site’s data (resources) through an easy-to-use HTTP REST API”, the resources include the following nopCommerce objects:
- Products Categories
With the nopCommerce API, you can perform any of the four CRUD actions against any of your nopCommerce site’s resources listed above. For example, you can use the API to create a product, retrieve a product, update a product or delete a product associated with your nopCommerce website.
Once you download a plugin , All the files come in the zip file folder.
Product version - Nop.Plugin.Api_X.X.zip
Need to extract the zip folder "Nop.Plugin.Api_X.X.zip"
Need to copy extracted folder "Nop.Plugin.Api_X.X" and adding this folder into the Plugins folder of your nopCommerce installation solution.
Note: If you are using the source code version of nopCommerce you need to ad these two folders into Presentation\Nop.Web\Plugins folder.
Open Configuration Setting screen and select Plugins. Then click on Reload list of plugins.
Find Api Plugin and click Install.