Collapse

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Steps to install Joomla 3.8.3 on localhost using XAMPP

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Steps to install Joomla 3.8.3 on localhost using XAMPP

    Steps:

    1. Install XAMPP on your machine.

    2. Start the XAMPP server:

    Click image for larger version  Name:	xampp.png Views:	1 Size:	37.2 KB ID:	474

    3. Install Joomla by using the following link:

    https://downloads.joomla.org/

    Click image for larger version  Name:	download_file.png Views:	1 Size:	261.3 KB ID:	491

    4. Once the file is downloaded copy that folder under C:/xampp/htdocs and paste downloaded file.

    5. Extract the file and in the browser put localhost/folder_name

    eg. localhost/joomla_project

    6. Automatically one window will appear:

    Click image for larger version  Name:	form_details.png Views:	1 Size:	76.8 KB ID:	476
    ​Fill the form like the site_name, email, username ,password and confirm administrator password.

    Choose default username as admin or yourname, choose password randomly and administrator password same as username password and then click on Next.

    7.

    Click image for larger version  Name:	database_config1.png Views:	1 Size:	67.3 KB ID:	477

    Select the database type as MYSQLi ,hostname as localhost, username as root, create the database and then click on Next.

    8. Steps to create database:

    On browser put localhost/phpmyadmin

    Click image for larger version  Name:	create_table.png Views:	1 Size:	104.8 KB ID:	478

    Create the database and put the database name above as same as which is created here.

    8. After clicking Next

    Click image for larger version  Name:	installation.png Views:	1 Size:	81.6 KB ID:	479

    Above Window will appear and click on Install.

    9. Click image for larger version  Name:	installating.png Views:	1 Size:	38.3 KB ID:	481

    If the setup goes in this way only without stopping then open joomla.sql file under:

    C:/xampp/htdocs/folder_name/sql/mysql/joomla.sql file:

    In that file replace InnoDB word with MyISAM

    10. Again refresh the page it will redirect again to installation page:

    Click image for larger version  Name:	form_details.png Views:	1 Size:	76.8 KB ID:	483

    It will again ask for Confirm administrator password fill same as username password .

    11. Click on Next-> Next-> Install.

    12. Now the Joomla will install successfully on a localhost :

    Click image for larger version  Name:	installation-complete.png Views:	2 Size:	121.9 KB ID:	484

    11. Click on Administrator :

    Click image for larger version

Name:	new-login.png
Views:	1
Size:	23.5 KB
ID:	493

    Type the username and password which were set in installation.

    12. Click image for larger version  Name:	joomla_home.png Views:	2 Size:	27.4 KB ID:	489


    Now you can access to login form.

    13. We can access through Joomla Control Panel by going in the administrator folder :

    In the browser put : localhost/joomla_project/administrator

    Click image for larger version  Name:	joomla_controlpanel.png Views:	2 Size:	92.3 KB ID:	492

    This how you can install joomla on a localhost
    Last edited by Neha; 01-11-2018, 06:14 PM.

  • #2
    Thanks for such a nice post !!

    Comment

    Working...
    X