Create an account with Xero or log in to your Xero account
Connect Xero and Abode
Then, in the drop-down click on Apps:
All apps you can connect to Abode will show up in a table.
Find Xero / Cloud Accounting in the table, and click on the "Connect to Xero" button.
If you are currently not logged in to your Xero account, Xero will ask you to login in with your credentials you chose in the sign up process before.
Next, allow Abode to access your Xero account:
If successful, the system redirects you to your Abode account showing the following screen: