Connecting to Flipkey/Tripadvisor with Tokeet
Tripadvisor/Flipkey is integrated with Tokeet via an iCal connection.
In order for your Tripadvisor/Flipkey iCal connections to work with two-way synchronization, you will want to both export a Tokeet calendar into Tripadvisor/Flipkey, as well as import a Tripadvisor/Flipkey calendar into Tokeet.
Export Tokeet Calendar to Flipkey/Tripadvisor
In Tokeet: Navigate to Channels > "Add Channel"
- Select "Tripadvisor/Flipkey" from the pulldown menu.
- Click "Add"
- In the "Exported Calendars" section of the page, click "Add"
- Select Tokeet Rental
- Click "Select"
- On the subsequent page, copy your Tokeet calendar URL for this rental
- Scroll down and click "Activate Connection"
In Tripadvisor: navigate to "Calendar' and click there.
- On the subsequent page, click 'import'
- On the following pop up, click 'other'
- Paste your Tokeet URL in the first space, along with a calendar name..
- Then click import
- Your Tripadvispr account is now receiving events from your Tokeet calendar for this rental! Next, import your Tripadvsor calendar into Tokeet
Import "Flipkey/Tripadvisor" Calendar into Tokeet
In Tripadvisor - Navigate to calendar and click 'export' and copy your Tripadvisor URL.
You will be importing this calendar URL into Tokeet.
In Tokeet - navigate to Channels > "Add Channel"
- Select "Flipkey/Tripadvisor" from the pulldown menu
- Click "Add"
- In the "Imported Calendars" section of the page, click "Add"
Complete required info:
- Give your calendar a name
- Calendar URL: paste your "Flipkey/Tripadvisor" iCal URL
- Select Rental which will be updated with events from your Homeaway calendar.
- Click "Import"
Your Tokeet calendar is now updated with events from "Flipkey/Tripadvisor" Repeat this process for all your rentals.
What to Expect Next
- Tokeet will import all of your "Flipkey/Tripadvisor"bookings and blocked dates.
- All imported "Flipkey/Tripadvisor" events become Hold Events in Tokeet
- iCal is a calendar link only. You will want to continue managing rates in "Flipkey/Tripadvisor"
- You can convert Hold Events to Bookings in Tokeet and enter additional info, by clicking on the Hold Event on your Tokeet calendar and pressing "Edit" > "Convert".