it works, but ... you have to be care!!!
I'm really sorry to write this review because i know very well how is hard to develop good software.
Globally my perspective is negative: i try to explain why my judgement is negative. I hope to do this with maximum respect for Nop4you team work.
If you have few products (e.g. 30 products) you can use the plugin to integrate nopcommerce with ebay: with hundreds of products the work will be hard and non reliable.
I spent nearly two months to understand plugin behaviuors supported by nop4you team with availability and courtesy.
This plugin try to achive a huge and hard work: it does it with some strange behaviours and it make you crazy if in the publication process Ebay refuse products due to various reasons (e.g. missing GTIN or missing manufacturer).
The plugin publish the products to ebay and receive orders.
The products publications to ebay could be done one product at time or one category at time with massive export function.
The worst thing is the error management: no specific function is present to look at errors that could be encountered during products publications to ebay. So errors are stored in nopcommerce general log with more entries for the same product. From log it is not possible to go directly to product to make correction and what is worst, is that in the log the product with error is indicated by nopcommerce product internal DB. So the only way to retrieve the product is to paste this url https://www.palloniepalloncini.it/Admin/Product/Edit/nnnnnn in you browser and (NOPCommerce direct access to product edit) change the nnnnn with the productID founded in log !!!!
No reports result is available when you publish a category (neither in log): only a simple one row message shown at the top of the screen visible at the end of the publication process (time depends on how many products are to be published --- for 51 products time was nearly 2 minutes). If you lost this message you will never know what is happened.
If in a massive publication of a category ebay refused for example 20 products you will hate this plugin: you have to page on nopcommerce log and try to understand what's happen, find the product Id that presents error and edit it with the procedure shown before.
MASSIVE PRODUCTS PUBLICATION
If no errors are returned by the function you have no problems: in addiction of what mentioned in error management, the ebay Tab added by plugin installation miss to set which Ebay template you set for all the products of the category.
When you revise an entire category for some reasons (e.g. ebay template change) it seems that product description is not updated.
Single product publish
If the product is published for the first time with this function the product prize is setted to ebay without considering tax settings
The plugin comes with a function that list products history to ebay (with few columns) and a status column (Sent, Ended, Revise, Relist ...) usable to filter products (you can filter the list with products name too). The list is not sortable and miss some important columns such as Update_date (the column is present in Ebay_product table created by the plugin inside nopcommerce database). No category field is shown on the list (neither a sort of task publication id useful to filter products published with the task).
All products refused by ebay are present in the list without status setted (the field is blank) and if a product is refused more times you find all the try in the list !!! (from my perspective this is a bug). The results will be a list that could become unusable if you have a lot of errors: in addiction these entries look like the same (10 errors you have 10 entries in the list with identical values on fields).
TASK - Update stock - receiving orders
I'm not sure of this, but it seems that there is no way to update ebay product description with automated task. So you have to do this manually product by product.
My impression is that with few days of work this plugin could become a good product: without resolving problems exposed, i wish you GOOD LUCK.
nopCommerce version: 4.00
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