Your Store Wizards, or another BigCommerce developer, may ask you to create a Stencil-CLI Token for them in order to do development work on your store.
This is a very straightforward and simple process that only takes a minute to complete. To assist you, we’ve outlined the steps below and included a video walk-thru of the process.
Step 1: Log into your BigCommerce Control Panel
Step 2: Click on “Advanced Settings”
Step 3: Click on “API Accounts”
Step 4: Click “Create API Account”
Step 5: Select “Create Stencil-CLI Token”
Step 6: Type in a name for the token
Step 7: Click “Publish Theme”
Step 8: Click Save
Details of the token will appear on the screen and a file will automatically download which contains the token details that you can provide to your developer.