Prevent Duplicate Orders When Importing To Shopify

In the past we've recommended merchants check their file for duplicate orders before importing them into Shopify.  We still think this is a good practice but we're excited to announce that you can now prevent duplicate orders from being created in your Shopify store with EZ Importer.  

Importing your orders can be stressful, whether you're migrating from another platform or your just importing orders from another sales channel.  There are so many things to think about, like ensuing your …

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EZ Exporter Update: Filtering by User-Defined Fields Now Available

Our EZ Exporter app has had the option to add custom filters based on standard Shopify fields for a long time now.  There are many Shopify fields to choose from and this has worked very well for the vast majority of our users.

However, there had been cases where our more advanced users needed even more advanced filtering based on custom metafields or the output of calculated field formulas.

We've just pushed an update to handle these scenarios where our …

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EZ Exporter Update: Python Syntax Highlighting and Variable Autocompletion Now Supported in Calculated Fields

Our Calculated Fields feature is one of the features that many of our customers have told us they find really useful in EZ Exporter as it provides so much flexibility for manipulating data on export.

For a long time, the input field to enter the formulas was just  a simple text field.  In most cases, this was fine as most users don't require very complex formulas.

But for our more advanced users, they sometimes need to use very complex formulas …

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Set Default Tracking URLs and Replace Values in Your File With EZ Fulfill

Managing data between two different systems is always a challenge.  The hardest part is managing the minor discrepancies between the two different systems.  We see this a lot when working with Shopify merchants who are looking to updating their tracking numbers from external systems.  Many 3PL systems don't use the same values as Shopify would expect and many times the data is incomplete which can cause even more of a headache.  

Shopify can automatically create tracking links for your orders to …

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Google Sheets Tip: Compare Two Columns and Extract Missing Values

You may run into a situation where you  need to compare two spreadsheets and figure out which values exist in one but not the other.

For example, if you run an ecommerce store where your supplier provides you a spreadsheet of their inventory that's constantly changing, you may need to figure out which new products exist in the data feed that you currently don't have published in your store.

One way to figure this out is to export the current product data …

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