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Why do you need SOAP to connect to gather your own data
Im just a little confused on why you need to use SOAP or XML to gather data from your own database using the API ? And why do you need to connect to MAGENTO to do that ?? Im just a little confused. the API wasnt really clear on that.
those are good points. So im guessing to connect to the data I have to use http://www.mydomain.com/api/soap/?wsdl Is that correct ??? and then use my login name and password that i use to get into the admin page for authorization ????