Install WordPress
with Xampp
- Luzan Baral
- Twitter/luzanb
What You Need
 Xampp

for Windows

 WordPress
 Browser

(Mozilla/Chrome would be good)
What is Xampp?


A Xampp (Apache, MySQL, PHP and …) bundle



A suite of the following software


Apache



MySQL



...
What is WordPress?


A blog publishing system programmed in
PHP



Uses MySQL as the backend (database)



A free softw...
How To Do


Install Xampp



Create a database in MySQL with PhpMyAdmin



Install WordPress Software



Set up your b...
Step 1: Install Xampp
Double Click xampp-win32-?.?.?-installer.exe
to launch the installer
Click “Next” to Continue
Set Destination Folder and
click “Next”
Select the Apache & MySQL
as Service And Click “Install”
Installation in Progress…
Installation Complete
Allow Access
You Must See This Message
Then Click “OK”
The Apache & MySql must be Started
if not, You must Click “Start”
Services Started
Xampp Icon on System
Tray
Checking the Xampp
Installation
Type http://localhost on the address bar
of your web browser. The following
screen appears...
Step 2: Create a
database


Launch PhpMyAdmin



Create a database named “wordpress_db”



Create a user named “wordpre...
Select “phpMyadmin” in Tools
Create a new database by name
“wordpress_db” (or any other name)
Now Click Here

Now, Click Here
Click “Privileges”

Click Here
Add a New User

Click Here
Enter “wordpress” for user name
and “localhost” for Host.
Type your password
Select “Use text field” for all

Click “Check...
Select wordpress_db
Click “Check All”

Click “Go”
Step 3: Install WordPress


Extract WordPress files to the “htdocs” folder in
Xampp installation folder



Rename “wp-co...
Extract WordPress files
C:xampphtdocs
Browse to the “htdocs”
folder
Open “wordpress” folder

Open this file with
Notepad
Open wp-config-sample.php with
any text editor (like Notepad)
Fill in the database information
Enter ‘wordpress_db’ for DB_NAME and DB_USER
Enter the password for DB_PASSWORD
which you...
Save the file as wp-config.php
Now Open:
http://localhost/wordpress
Now you can see “wordpress” Installation.
Type your Blog Title, username & Your Mail
...
The Second Step

Note username
and password

Click Here to log in
WordPress Admin Login

Enter Username and
Password. Click Login
Your Blog Dashboard

Click on “Visit site” to view your blog
Your Blog is ready !
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  • Installation xampp and WordPress on localhost

    1. 1. Install WordPress with Xampp - Luzan Baral - Twitter/luzanb
    2. 2. What You Need  Xampp for Windows  WordPress  Browser (Mozilla/Chrome would be good)
    3. 3. What is Xampp?  A Xampp (Apache, MySQL, PHP and …) bundle  A suite of the following software  Apache  MySQL  PHP  phpMyAdmin  Download from  http://apachefriends.org/en/xampp-windows.html
    4. 4. What is WordPress?  A blog publishing system programmed in PHP  Uses MySQL as the backend (database)  A free software to set up blogs  Download from http://wordpress.org/download/
    5. 5. How To Do  Install Xampp  Create a database in MySQL with PhpMyAdmin  Install WordPress Software  Set up your blog
    6. 6. Step 1: Install Xampp Double Click xampp-win32-?.?.?-installer.exe to launch the installer
    7. 7. Click “Next” to Continue
    8. 8. Set Destination Folder and click “Next”
    9. 9. Select the Apache & MySQL as Service And Click “Install”
    10. 10. Installation in Progress…
    11. 11. Installation Complete
    12. 12. Allow Access
    13. 13. You Must See This Message Then Click “OK”
    14. 14. The Apache & MySql must be Started if not, You must Click “Start”
    15. 15. Services Started
    16. 16. Xampp Icon on System Tray
    17. 17. Checking the Xampp Installation Type http://localhost on the address bar of your web browser. The following screen appears…
    18. 18. Step 2: Create a database  Launch PhpMyAdmin  Create a database named “wordpress_db”  Create a user named “wordpress”  Grant all privileges to the user “wordpress” on the database “wordpress_db”
    19. 19. Select “phpMyadmin” in Tools
    20. 20. Create a new database by name “wordpress_db” (or any other name)
    21. 21. Now Click Here Now, Click Here
    22. 22. Click “Privileges” Click Here
    23. 23. Add a New User Click Here
    24. 24. Enter “wordpress” for user name and “localhost” for Host. Type your password Select “Use text field” for all Click “Check All” Click “Go”
    25. 25. Select wordpress_db
    26. 26. Click “Check All” Click “Go”
    27. 27. Step 3: Install WordPress  Extract WordPress files to the “htdocs” folder in Xampp installation folder  Rename “wp-config-sample.php” to “wp-config.php”  Open “wp-config.php” and fill in the database information  Run “install.php” from the Web Browser to install WordPress Software
    28. 28. Extract WordPress files C:xampphtdocs
    29. 29. Browse to the “htdocs” folder
    30. 30. Open “wordpress” folder Open this file with Notepad
    31. 31. Open wp-config-sample.php with any text editor (like Notepad)
    32. 32. Fill in the database information Enter ‘wordpress_db’ for DB_NAME and DB_USER Enter the password for DB_PASSWORD which you provided while creating the user and also the hostname
    33. 33. Save the file as wp-config.php
    34. 34. Now Open: http://localhost/wordpress Now you can see “wordpress” Installation. Type your Blog Title, username & Your Mail Click “Install WordPress”
    35. 35. The Second Step Note username and password Click Here to log in
    36. 36. WordPress Admin Login Enter Username and Password. Click Login
    37. 37. Your Blog Dashboard Click on “Visit site” to view your blog
    38. 38. Your Blog is ready !

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