Installation from Setup
After registering and downloading the Setup file from the following URL https://www.it-asset-tool.com/download-now.html unzip it and run the extracted file "IT-Asset-Tool_1_3_setup.exe".
Will be displayed a language selector for choice the language used during the installation:
Select the installation path:
Select the settings for Menu creation:
Select the icon settings for the IT Asset Tool Management on desktop:
Then if the installation summary is correct click on install:
Wait a few moments for the installation to complete.
Once completed, you can click on "Finish" to automatically start the IT Asset Tool Management.
At the first run, you will be asked (if not detected) to install Microsoft SQL Express in order to ensure the correct functioning of all the IT Asset Tool features.
We select Yes if we do not have any SQL Server installed in our Lan network, so we will start the process to perform the automatic installation. Alternatively, if we want to install it manually or if we want to continue with SQL Lite, click on No.
By clicking on Yes we will be asked to enter the Mail to activate the Subscription (Free or Enterprise) and by clicking on Validate we could activate it.
Then we can select the password for the Microsoft SQL System Administrator (sa).
We click on "Install SQL" and wait for the end of the process. This will take a few minutes as installing Microsoft SQL requires numerous steps.
At the end of the installation, the first run of the IT Asset Tool will start.
At the first start the Microsoft SQL database will be created.
We can now choose the IT Asset Tool administrative password.
The Welcome screen will be displayed and show you the main activities you need to perform to configure the server and clients.
You can perform the "Quick Start" by clicking on the appropriate button on the Welcome screen.
At this point, the "C:\Program Files\IT Asset Tool\Client" folder will automatically be shared in read-only mode, containing the files that the Client PCs on your network must execute to be indexed in case you use Client Server mode.
Once you have read the short guides you can start in its configuration by going to the configuration menu by clicking on the "config" tab.
Now you will be able to integrate the Less agent scan directly from the "Advanced" sub-section (See link below).
Or, below you can find the necessary guides for configuring and collecting data from the various client PCs in Client / Server mode: