Getting Started with ERPNext

There are many ways to get started with ERPNext.

1. See the Demo

If you want to check out the user interface and feel the application, just see the demo at:

2. Start a Free Account at is managed by the organization (Frappe) that publishes ERPNext. You can start with your own account by signing up on the website.

You can also decide to host your application at by buying the hosting plans. This way you support the organization that develops and improves ERPNext. You also get one-to-one functional (usage) support with the hosting plans.

3. Download a Virtual Machine

To avoid the trouble of installing an instance, ERPNext is available as a Virtual Image (a full loaded operating system with ERPNext installed). You can use this on any platform including Microsoft Windows.

Instructions on how to use the Virtual Image

4. Install ERPNext on your Unix/Linux/Mac machine

If you are familiar with installing applications on *nix platforms, read the instructions on how to install using Frappe Bench.