Installing Drupal

Last modified by Jay Nacional on 2015/04/14 11:24

Download and Upload the Drupal package

Go to https://www.drupal.org/download and download the Drupal installation package.

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Upload and unpack the Drupal installation package to your web server.

Create the Database. You can create a database using PhpMyAdmin.
You will need to note the basic database information needed:

  • Host name
  • Database name
  • Database Username
  • Database Password

Installation Process

Point your web browser to the URL of your website to start installation.

Run the installation script and go through the process:

Choose the standard profile for installation. Click save and continue.

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Choose your language. Click save and continue.

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Fill in the database information.

  • Database type
  • Database name
  • Database username
  • Database password

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In the Advanced Options, you have the option to fill up additional information like the database host, port or table prefix. Click save and continue.

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Drupal is now installing, wait until the installation completes.

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Fill up the Site Information and create an account for the administrator.

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Under Server Settings select the necessary information then click save and continue.

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You have successfully installed Drupal. You may now start modifying your website.

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Created by Jay Nacional on 2015/04/14 08:06