The system has included a nice and easy installation wizard to help you to get ready quickly. Assumed that you’ve configured the server as required and ready to install zCart.
To run the installer visit
your_project_url (example: http://zcart.incevio.com), you’ll be redirected to the installation page. Click Check Requirements button to proceed.
Installer Check Requirements
If your server has all the required modules and configurations you’ll see the Check Permissions button to proceed.
Server Requirements check permissions
If all the required permissions are set, you’ll see the Configure Environment button to proceed.
Check Permissions Configure Environment
.envfile. This the main configuration file and the system will break down if you do anything wrong here. Take a backup every time you want to make any modification.
Here you need set all the important but sensitive configurations. Check the
example.env file below. Right now you don’t have to fill all the values just fill these values for now:
APP_NAME: Your brand name.
APP_URL: Your marketplace URL.
DB_DATABASE: The name of the database you’ve created to install the application.
DB_USERNAME: The database username. Don’t confuse this with your server username, database username is different.
DB_PASSWORD: The password to access the database.
If possible, set the
Configuration section will guide you to set up the mail driver.
When you’re done click Save The Configurations button to save the
.env file. A message will show up like:
Your .env file settings have been saved. Now click Verify Purchase button to register your license.
Configure Environment Verify Purchase
Enter your email address, purchase code/license code and your root URL of your marketplace. Fill the info and click the Submit button. Wait until you got some kind of confirmation.
Purchase Code, this article can help.
Verify Purchase Submit
If the information is correct then a message will show up like:
License has been successfully verified. Now click Install button to install the database and other configs.
It may take some time to complete the process. Wait until you got some kind of confirmation.
Verify Purchase Install
If everything went successfully you’ll see the
Final Step sceen where you can login to your
If you like start with some data instantly click the Import Demo Data button.
settings system settings envioronment configsection of your super admin dashboard.
APP_NAME=zCart APP_ENV=production APP_KEY= APP_DEBUG=false APP_LOG=daily APP_LOG_LEVEL=error APP_LOG_ACTIVITY=true APP_URL=https://example.com/ DB_CONNECTION=mysql DB_HOST=127.0.0.1 DB_PORT=3306 DB_DATABASE=zcart DB_USERNAME= DB_PASSWORD= BROADCAST_DRIVER=log CACHE_DRIVER=file SESSION_DRIVER=file QUEUE_DRIVER=database REDIS_HOST=127.0.0.1 REDIS_PASSWORD=null REDIS_PORT=6379 MAIL_DRIVER=smtp MAIL_HOST=smtp.mailtrap.io MAIL_PORT=2525 MAIL_USERNAME= MAIL_PASSWORD= MAIL_ENCRYPTION=null MAIL_FROM_ADDRESSfirstname.lastname@example.org MAIL_FROM_NAME=No-Reply MAILCHIMP_APIKEY= MAILCHIMP_LIST_ID= FB_CLIENT_ID= FB_CLIENT_SECRET= FB_REDIRECT_URL=https://example.com/customer/login/facebook/callback GOOGLE_CLIENT_ID= GOOGLE_CLIENT_SECRET= GOOGLE_REDIRECT_URL=https://example.com/customer/login/google/callback PUSHER_APP_ID= PUSHER_APP_KEY= PUSHER_APP_SECRET= AWS_KEY= AWS_SECRET= AWS_REGION= AWS_BUCKET= STRIPE_KEY= STRIPE_SECRET= STRIPE_CLIENT_ID= SCOUT_DRIVER=tntsearch SCOUT_QUEUE=false TNTSEARCH_FUZZINESS=true TNTSEARCH_BOOLEAN= ALGOLIA_APP_ID= ALGOLIA_SECRET= ALGOLIA_SEARCH= ANALYTICS_VIEW_ID=