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How to connect your Modalyst account to AliExpress
How to connect your Modalyst account to AliExpress

How to connect AliExpress and Modalyst

Updated over a week ago

Modalyst is an official partner of As an official partner, we are authorized to connect online stores directly to AliExpress for dropshipping. Using Modalyst is the legitimate way to find products to sell and drop ship via AliExpress.

What are the benefits of connecting to AliExpress with Modalyst?

Once Modalyst & AliExpress are connected, Modalyst will do the following:

  • Automatically sync your orders with AliExpress

  • Update your order status when orders are fulfilled

  • Sync the tracking number and courier

  • Update inventory with any stock and price changes

Steps to connect to AliExpress to Modalyst

  1. Go to Connect AliExpress on your Modalyst account. Click Connect to AliExpress.

When redirected to AliExpress, click Authorize.  

Why connect your Modalyst account directly to AliExpress?

AliExpress has created a Dropshipping Program specifically for online stores looking to drop ship.

**In order to be a legitimate reseller of AliExpress products, you must get authorized by AliExpress.**

The authorization process is fast and free. It must be done through your Modalyst account.

2. When redirected to AliExpress, click Register. Provide your email address and create a password then click Create Account.

3. Return to your Modalyst account (if you're not automatically redirected there). Click Join the Program.

You may then be prompted to sign into the AliExpress account you created in Step 1. After you sign in you will be redirected to the AliExpress Dropshipping Center.

Why join the AliExpress Dropshipping Program with Modalyst?

The AliExpress Dropshipping Program gives you access to sell-through data and analytics you can use to find winning products to sell online. This program was designed and made by AliExpress for dropshipping retailers.

You will not be automatically redirected to Modalyst. In order to complete this step, return to your Modalyst account and check the box "I have already joined the Program."

Once this is checked, this step will be complete. In the left column, you will notice the icon turn green. 

4. The final step is to Install the Chrome Extension. Click Install Chrome Extension.

When redirected to Modalyst Chrome Extension on the Chrome Web Store, click Add to Chrome.

Why install the Chrome Extension with Modalyst?

With our Chrome Extension, you can add products to Modalyst directly from You can then modify product details and sync them with your store.

When you finish installing the Chrome Extension, you will see the Modalyst icon in your browser. It should be in color, as shown below.

If it doesn't appear in your browser next to the address bar or if it appears in grayscale (without color), please see this article on troubleshooting the Chrome Extension.

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