How To Install PrestaShop

Before using PrestaShop we must do the first installation to the webhosting. There are several ways to do it, offline or online in web server the  place we rented hosting. This tutorial I will show how to install  online method.

Step #1 : Login To domain Panel

Step #2 : Click Menu File Manager

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Step #3 :Click Go  Derectory selection massage

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Step #4 : Tick –> click Extract

If not found , you must upload it first…how to upload

extrax Prestashop Image

Step #5 : Click Extrax File in Extrax message

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Step #6 : Extraxt Result click close

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Step #7 : double Click Folder Presta

PrestaShop Folder Image

Step #8 : Click Select All and drag file to left side folder Public_HTML

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Step #9 : Type your

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Step #10 : Click Next

installer Step 1

PrestaShop Installer Step 1

Step #10 :Click Next

Installer Step 2, here to setting register global off

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Step #11 : Back to your cpanel

create database name

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Step #12 : Type DB Name then Click Next Step

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Step #13 : Type User Name and Password then  Click Create User

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Step #14 :Remember!!

user name



information above will usefull to database configuration later at step 15

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Step #15 : Back to Tab Prestshop at browser

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Step #16 : Type

DB name : base on information step 15

Login : base on information step 15

Password: base on information step 15

Then click Next

If found Error message :

Database server was not found. Please verify the login, password, and database server name fields.


Database Server is available but database is not found

follow this step to resolve it

DB Connected

Step #17 :Found Message Database Is Connected click Next

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Step #18 :Type information about your store — Click Next

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Step #19 :Installation Complete

WARNING: For more security, you must delete the ‘install’ folder and readme files (readme_fr.txt, readme_en.txt, readme_es.txt).

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Step #20: Go to Cpnel —  Click File Manager

CPanel File Manager

Step #21 : Chose Root — Click Go

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Step #22 : Tick ‘install  folder and readme files (readme_fr.txt, readme_en.txt, readme_es.txt).

Click  Delete Icon

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Install Folder Image
Tick Readme File Image

Step #23 : Click Delete

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Step #24 : Type your shop  URL domain in browser

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Congratulations  PrestaShop Success

Next Tutorial I will Explain how to Manage and Custom It

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