The First Run Wizard is launched automatically as soon as the installer logs you into the admin interface for the first time after the successful installation.
The wizard will help you to set up your shop step by step.
In the first step, the wizard offers you to install additional language packs. Click on the Install button of the language pack you want to add.
After completing the installation you can change the language of the administration interface by selecting the desired language from the dropdown menu.
If you change the language at this point, it will only affect the language within the administration interface and only for the currently logged in user. You define the languages of your sales channels (such as the storefront) in the configuration of the respective sales channel.
Once you have installed all the language packs you want, click the Next button to proceed to the next step.
In the next step you get the opportunity to add some demo data like first products, categories and manufacturers. Click Next if you want to use the demo data.
The demo data is for testing purposes only. You should not use it in a production environment. Click Skip if you don't want to use the demo data.
In the current build of the Early Access version a PayPal configuration at this point is not yet possible and throws the error message that the configuration has failed.
So click Skip to continue the initial setup
In the next step of the First Run Wizard you will get the chance to install a selection of useful plugins for your shop. First of all you choose the region that is relevant for you.
Afterwards you can browse through the different categories.
In the Tools category, for example, you will find our migration assistant to make it easier for you to switch from Shopware 5 to Shopware 6.
When you've installed all the plugins you`re interested in, click Next to go the last step of the setup process.
In the last section you are able to set your Shopware account. This will give you access to your purchased plugins and licenses. You can also use it to access other Shopware platforms such as the Community Store or the forum. If you don't have a Shopware ID yet, you can register here.
Once you have entered your Shopware ID and password, click on the Next button to link your Shopware 6 verified domain to this shop. Select your preferred domain from the list of verified domains and click Next.
With the help of the button Create a new shop domain you can also create a new domain. If this is a Test environment, you can indicate this by clicking in the checkbox.
It should be noted that the domain entered here must already be externally accessible and that the web server must refer to the public-Directory within the Shopware 6 installation. Domains created via the First Run Wizard are stored as a Community Edition in your Shopware account.
This completes the initial setup by the First Run Wizard. Click the Finish button to end the First Run Wizard.