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How To Install Magestore POS For Shopify

Follow the instructions below to install Magestore POS for Shopify and start your free trial. If you encounter any issues or have questions during your trial, you can contact us through the live chat section in the app.

Additionally, if you prefer a detailed walkthrough or have specific inquiries about the POS capabilities before committing, you can schedule a product demo with us.

Generate a custom app

To begin using Magestore POS for Shopify, you’ll first need to create a custom app within your Shopify admin page. This app facilitates communication between Magestore POS and your Shopify backend.

Step 1: Create a new custom app

To start, navigate to the Settings page of your Shopify account.

Shopify admin page with a red rectangle around Settings

Then, select the App and sales channels tab.

The Settings page within Shopify admin

Next, locate and click on the Develop apps button.

Shopify's Apps and sales channels page, with a red rectangle around Develop app button

Proceed by selecting Allow custom app development. 

Shopify app development page with a red arrow pointing to Allow custom app development

After enabling custom app development, click on Create an app.

Shopify Apps and sales channels page, with a red arrow pointing to Create an app

Enter the desired name for your app and select the app developer. Ensure the name is descriptive so it’s easy to identify later.

Create an app's popup asking users to fill in an app name and choose a developer

Now, click on the Create app button to proceed to step 2 of the process.

Step 2: Configure required scopes

To integrate Magestore POS, you must configure the Admin scope for the newly created custom app.

Within the Configuration tab of your custom app, find and click on the Configure button in the Admin API integration section.

A custom app page within Shopify admin with a red rectangle around the Configuration tab

Choose the 19 scopes listed below:

  • write_assigned_fulfillment_orders
  • read_assigned_fulfillment_orders
  • write_customers
  • read_customers
  • read_discounts
  • write_draft_orders
  • read_draft_orders
  • read_inventory
  • read_locations
  • write_merchant_managed_fulfillment_orders
  • read_merchant_managed_fulfillment_orders
  • write_orders
  • read_orders
  • read_price_rules
  • read_product_listings
  • write_products
  • read_products
  • read_locales
  • write_third_party_fulfillment_orders
  • read_third_party_fulfillment_orders
Shopify custom app page, with a red rectangle around the 19 scopes needed to run the custom app

Once you have selected all 19 scopes, click on the “Save” button to save your configuration.

Shopify custom app with the install button

The generated custom app will be displayed as shown in the image below:

A successfully generated custom app

Register to Magestore POS

Step 1: Establish a connection between the custom app and Magestore POS

To activate the Magestore POS app, you’ll first need to retrieve the following 3 fields from your custom app:

  • Access token
  • API key
  • API secret key
Remember that the Admin API access token can be only revealed once. So we suggest you save it in your browser for later usage
Shopify custom app page, with red rectangle around API information

Step 2: Create an account on Magestore POS

Once you’ve obtained the API access token and API key from the custom app, navigate to the Magestore POS URL: Magestore POS Admin

Tc-RM POS for Shopify registration interface

On the “Create an Account” page, complete all mandatory fields:

  • Store key: This refers to the prefix of your Shopify URL, located before the “” domain.
Shopify admin page, with a red line under Shopify store key
  • Username: Enter an easy-to-remember username for logging in to both POS Admin and POS Checkout.
  • Password and Password confirmation: Enter passwords with a minimum of 7 characters, comprising both numeric and alphabetical characters
If the login screen appears first, click on the “Sign up here” button to proceed with the registration process.
Tc-RM POS for Shopify login page

After entering valid information, click the “Sign-Up” button to proceed to the Shopify Integration page.

Enter the API access token, API key, and API secret key that you saved in the previous step.

Tc-RM POS Shopify integration page with API filled in

Then, click the Activate app button to start using the Magestore POS app.

Choose between the available pricing plans, Lite and Standard, based on your preference. Once you’ve made your decision, click on Try for free to activate the app.

Log in to POS

After successfully activating the app, the next step is to set up POS data, including POS locations, roles, staff, etc.

To create a new POS, refer to the instructions provided here. You can also find guidance on creating other POS data in our User guide.

For further usage, access the following URL to log in to POS Admin: Magestore POS Admin. 

Tc-RM POS sign in page

For placing orders, taking payments, fulfilling orders, or reordering, please navigate to the following URL to open POS Checkout: Magestore POS Checkout. 

Tc-RM POS checkout log in interface
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