Copy the .env File (Optional)
.env file does not exist, you may need to copy it from
Generate an APP_KEY (Optional)
If you don't have an
app_key, generate one now. Remember to backup your new
Option 1: Artisan Command
When you enter the passwords, nothing will appear when you type due to security.
Option 2: Text Editor
If the above command does not work, open the .env file and edit the configurations.
DB_PASSWORDto the value you have set when setting up MySQL database. If you haven't set up your database, please go through this guide.
MAIL_ENCRYPTIONto the setting provided by your SMTP server provider.
MAIL_FROM_NAMEto your company email address and name.
- If you are not using the default Redis settings, change the values of