GpsGate installation

This article describes a step by step guide of a new GpsGate installation. We assume the installation is done in a clean Windows environment. 

Before you start the installation, be sure that you have the necessary hardware & software:

Read GpsGate requirements.

Read Prepare your Windows Server for a GpsGate installation.

Installation

1. Download and execute the latest installer. The following screen will be presented:

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Click Next to get started.

2. Database selection:

Select MySQL as the database (recommended).

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Click Next.

3. Your database password is auto-generated. 

Note: This password is to access your database (not GpsGate).

Click on Show to visualize and copy it to a safe place.

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Click on Next.

Java JRE  and IIS will be installed in the background. 

4. Set the installation paths.

Note: the Virtual Directory will be the subpath of the URL of your server. For example:

yourserver.com/GpsGateServer

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5 Wait until the services start. Click on Continue to go to the next stage.

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The core installation is finished! 

Next Step, GpsGate Server setup

Finish your GpsGate server setup in the browser: creating your first admin user and application.