Creating a Custom App on Shopify to connect to Onramp

Below is a video walking through the full process of creating a custom app, as well as a step-by-step guide:

1. Go to Apps in Shopify Admin

Login to your Shopify Admin Account and navigate to Settings in the left navigation

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2. Click Apps and sales channels in the left navigation

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3. Click Develop apps

 NOTE: If you do not see a button for "Develop Apps", please follow the "Private App" instructions here -

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4. Enable custom app development

If you have already enabled Custom App Development, skip to the next step. 

If not, you'll see a prompt to do so:

  • Click Enable custom app development
  • Read and check the terms, and then click Allow custom app development

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5. Click Create an app at the top right

6. Complete the details field

  • App name: Onramp 
  • App developer: choose any Shopify user in your store - or leave as default

Click Create app

7. Click Configure under Admin API Integration

8. Check Read Access for the following fields to integrate to our API:

  1. read_fulfillments_services
  2. read_inventory
  3. read_locations
  4. read_orders
  5. read_product_listings
  6. read_products
  7. read_shopify_payments_accounts
  8. read_shopify_payments_payouts

9. Click Save

10. Click Install app

You can confirm the correct scopes are included by reading the list in Admin API access scopes.

11. Click Install

12. You will then receive 3 pieces of information needed to connect

Leave this page open.

  • Admin API access token - be sure to copy this right away -- Shopify will only show this data one time
  • API key
  • API secret key

13. Go back to Onramp to paste info on side panel

Paste your credentials into Step 5 on the Shopify connection side panel

To located your URL, follow these steps:

  • Go to Settings
  • Select Domains
  • Look to Shopify-managed domains
  • Copy the “.myshopify” in the URL



Congratulations - you did it!

Thank you for going through these steps!

Your store is now connected to Onramp and we’ll do the heavy lifting from here. We are excited to get you the cash you need!