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Salesforce CRM Sync for WooCommerce Abandoned Cart Plugin

The Salesforce CRM addon for the WooCommerce Abandoned Cart Plugin allows you to add the abandoned cart details like first name, last name of customer, abandoned product name with the selected quantity. If any customer has the address then this addon will add it to the Salesforce CRM. It will also allow you to add the abandoned cart details automatically to the Salesforce CRM.

Contents

  1. Installation
  2. Setup Salesforce CRM Settings
  3. Test Salesforce CRM credentials
  4. Changelog

Installation

  • Download the zip file and install it from the Plugins->Add New Page
  • Activate the plugin in your WordPress admin area
  • Go to WooCommerce->Abandoned Carts -> Addon Settings to create the settings.
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Setup Salesforce CRM Settings

To setup, go to WooCommerce->Abandoned Carts->Addon Settings 

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Select the ‘Export abandoned cart data to Salesforce CRM‘ checkbox if you want the enable the option of exporting the abandoned cart data to Salesforce CRM. If this option is not selected/checked, then the abandoned cart data will not be synced with Salesforce CRM.

Select the ‘Automatically add abandoned cart data to Salesforce CRM‘ checkbox if you want to automatically sync abandoned cart data to the Salesforce CRM. If it is enabled, the plugin will use the Wp-Cron to sync all abandoned cart data. If this option is not selected, then abandoned cart data will be not synced automatically.

You need to provide your Salesforce username in the setting ‘Salesforce Username‘.

Enter your Salesforce password in the setting ‘Salesforce Password‘.

Next, provide your Salesforce Security Token in the setting ‘Salesforce Security Token‘.

Lastly, you need to select one option from “Export abandoned cart data as“. It will allow you to create your abandoned cart as “Lead” or “Contact” in Salesforce.

If you have selected “Lead” in “Export abandoned cart data as” then one more setting “Company name of lead” will appear. In this setting, you need to provide the Company name for the Leads which will be sync for all the abandoned cart.

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Test Salesforce CRM credentials

It is highly recommended that before saving the setting you test the connection of the provided Salesforce CRM credentials.

Click on the ‘Test Connection‘ link provided below all the credentials settings.

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If the connection is correct and it is connected to your account then it will display the success message as displayed below.

Salesforce CRM Sync for WooCommerce Abandoned Cart Plugin - Tyche Softwares Documentation

If you do not have correct credentials then the abandoned cart data will not be synced to the Salesforce CRM. Thus, if the details provided in the settings are wrong and you have tested then it will display a message for the wrong credentials.

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If a customer has abandoned their cart, then that data will automatically be saved as a contact in your Salesforce account if you’d selected to export it as a Contact.

Salesforce CRM Sync for WooCommerce Abandoned Cart Plugin - Tyche Softwares Documentation

If you selected to export the abandoned cart data as a Lead in the settings, then from you account you can view the data by going to Leads as shown below:

Salesforce CRM Sync for WooCommerce Abandoned Cart Plugin - Tyche Softwares Documentation

Changelog

Version 1.1 (30 Mar 2021)

This is an important update to the addon. It contains compatibility issues with the latest versions of WordPress (5.7) and WooCommerce (5.1.0).

Tweaks:

  1. The Company Name from Checkout will now be captured by the plugin and sent to Salesforce Lead Company name. In case if no Company Name is found, the default setting value will be sent.

Fixes:

  1. Variable product name is not being sent to Salesforce in the Cart detail description for Leads & Contacts.
  2. Compatibility with PHP 7.0 introduced.
  3. In a scenario where multiple carts need to be exported to Salesforce, some carts were being missed out.
  4. Fixed some errors being logged in debug.log

Version 1.0 (02 Feb 2017)

Initial Release

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