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How to connect Cin7 Core (Dear)

Safely connect your Cin7 Core (Dear) account to Wink in 4 steps:

  1. copy your Cin7 Core (Dear) API Access keys under the Integration menu and note your Cin7 Core (Dear) API limits; 
  2. paste the keys into the Wink connection form;
  3. set the fetch frequency according to your API limits and click Save.

That’s it - your Cin7 Core (Dear) and Wink accounts are now integrated.

Here’s a step-by-step guide:

Create API keys by logging in to Cin7 Core (Dear) and visiting the API Integration page.

Click the plus (+) symbol:


Enter "Wink Reports" for the name:

dear-setup-1cNext, copy/paste the Account ID and Key you noted down to the Wink connect from, which looks like this:


Your historical data

Once connected, the first thing we do is import your historical data to power features like: tracking seasonal demand trends and setting targets based on past performance. If you’ve been operating for several years, this first import will take some time but:

  • it only happens once;
  • we don’t charge for it; and
  • you can log out while it happens.

We’ll let you know when your data is ready to be turned into business intelligence for you and your team. 

Next steps

Use Wink’s flexible, spreadsheet-style report builder to create custom reports and dashboards, or install a ready-made template created specifically for Cin7 Core (DEAR) customers by our business analysts. Have a look at our template gallery.

On our 30-day free trial, you’ll test drive Wink for real, not with demo data. Our trial is zero obligation (no credit card required), and if you decide to keep Wink, you simply subscribe to the price and plan that suits you best - your data source is already connected and your most important reports are running. 

If you decide not to keep Wink, you can delete everything with one button (here’s our data privacy policy).

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