Novice coder here, trying to build a private app for my back end using some python scripting.
What I've done so far:
I'm following the steps in https://github.com/Shopify/shopify_python_api , laying out the code in the "Getting Started" section.
I understand the code in 1,2,5,6,7 but don't really understand what 3-4 are referring to. How can I get these access tokens? I understand it has something to do with OAuth.
I watched this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OgV02llCIeE and it seems to use ngrok and Flask.
Correct my understanding - once I get the "code", then I can just copy the string in or put it in a config file? Is this what the token is?
How are steps 3-4 to be coded in python?
Can I achieve steps 3-4 without the use of Flask or ngrok? I'm looking to build a simple script without any additional software, if possible.
Appreciate the help. Development is not my main cup of tea, but I do get my feet wet occasionally.
Once I get past the authentication, I should be good!
For a private app, you can skip steps 3, 4 & 5:
For a private App you just need to set the base site url as follows:shop_url = "https://%s:%s@SHOP_NAME.myshopify.com/admin/api/%s" % (API_KEY, PASSWORD, API_VERSION) shopify.ShopifyResource.set_site(shop_url)
That's it you're done, skip to step 6 and start using the API!
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