1. Start a terminal and use sudo for all commands.

  2. Copy the following files to the opt/snow directory on the computer:

    • snowagent

    • xMetering2 (optionally)

    • snowagent.config

  3. Copy the following files to the Library/LaunchDaemons directory on the computer:

    • com.snowsoftware.Inventory.plist

    • com.snowsoftware.Metering.plist (if xMetering2 is installed)

    • com.snowsoftware.Cloudmetering.plist

  4. Make snowagent and xMetering2 executable with the command lines:

    chmod +x /opt/snow/snowagent
    chmod +x /opt/snow/xMetering2
  5. Load and start the snowagent and xMetering daemon processes with the command lines:

    launchctl load /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.snowsoftware.Inventory.plist
    launchctl load /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.snowsoftware.Metering.plist