Wednesday, May 8, 2013

install joomla on xampp localhost in windows

first we need to download joomla and xampp
download joomla here
download xampp here
here I use joomla 2.5.4 for example but you can download the other version too.

after your download was complete install xampp, and create folder and extract the file into your new xampp folder . usually at C:\xampp\htdocs\your_folder. on this example I give "joomla" as the folder name.

then run the xampp program and activate apache and mysql.

go to browser and type http://localhost/phpmyadmin to create a new database for our joomla. I give my databse name "joomla" just for example, you can use the other name.

then go to your browser and type http://localhost/joomla

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