03 Apr

Installation of Drupal Manually

As you know,In order to install the Drupal CMS application, so please follow the step-by-step instructions given below:

First Step – Download the installation file from Drupal.org by choosing the latest stable good version and then clicking on the download link and next to the package.

Second Step -Now Upload it in the hosted public_html folder of your account. Now You can do that through any FTP client like FileZilla or via by using cPanel -> File Manager -> Upload file(s). In This way, after the installation has been completed, the script will appear once your write something like http://yourdomainname.com in your computer  web browser. Or Also you can create a subfolder there & then upload the file in it. Then The Drupal installation will be available at: http://yourdomainname.com/subfolder.

Third Step – As Once you are in the File Manager, please navigate to the hosted uploaded file and then extract it by clicking on the Extract link.Then It will create a sub folder e.g drupal-x.x.x., where instead of x.x. is the current version. Now So you can move the files one level up in the desired directory. Then The other option is to please extract the file in your computer desktop and now then to upload the content in the desired folder via FTP client.

Fourth Step – As Once the files are extracted in the desired folder,Now you should create a MySQL database for Drupal. And You can do that from cPanel -> MySQL Databases. So,There you should create a database & add a user to it then click here to learn how to create a MySQL database and user.

Fifth Step -Now Navigate to the URL of your Drupal site & run the install.php file (for example http://yourdomainname.com/install.php).As Pick the default profile option for yours Drupal application.

Sixth Step – First Pick the default language for the Drupal web site.

Seven Step-As Enter the database details for the database which you have created in Fourth Step .Then Click on the Save and continue button to continue.

Eight Step- Now The installation procedure is finished. Now You will see the following screen:

As Enter the site information and the administrative login details. Now Click on the Save and Continue button.

Nine Step -So Well done! The installation is completed and you can proceed to your web site.

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