Snipe-IT Asset Management Installation Documentation

Welcome to the Snipe-IT documentation hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you install Snipe-IT as quickly as possible, as well as support if you get stuck. Let's jump right in!

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Download and install WAMP 32 bit

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Download and install composer

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1. Install Composer (composer.exe)

Installing composer

Browse to C:\wamp\bin\php\php7.0.10\php.exe.

2. Select your version of PHP in WAMP

Select PHP 7+

3. Set up your database

Open your MySQL console:

Press enter for default password, or enter your master MySQL password if you changed it to something else previously.

Run the following commands to create and verify database:

create database snipeit;
show databases;

Create a database user and grant access to your new snipeit database:

create user snipe_user;
grant all on snipeit.* to 'snipe_user'@'localhost' identified by 'password123';

(Change password123 in the example above to something more secure, please.)

4. Extract and configure Snipe-IT and run composer

Download and exact Snipe-IT to c:\wamp\www\snipe-it.

Edit .env.example

See the Configuration options for more information on how to configure your Snipe-IT installation.

Save your edited env.example as .env

Open command prompt then change directory to c:\wamp\www\snipe-it\. Then run:

composer install --no-dev --prefer-source

5. Generate your app key

Run:

php artisan key:generate

This will update the app key in your .env file:

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IMPORTANT

Be sure to keep this app key in a safe place, as it is necessary for decrypting any encrypted fields you might add.

6. Update your virtual host settings

Edit `httpd.conf. Remember to the change http://yourcomputername to whatever address you wish to access Snipe-IT by. (These values are case-sensitive.)

Then restart WAMP:

Then browse to the address you set up in httpd.conf, and you should see the Pre-Flight & Setup screen. Follow the on-screen instructions, and you're all set.

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