23 Dec 2015

Launch your shopping cart website using OpenCart

eCommerce, PHP 0 Comment

That’s right, you can launch your shopping cart website within few minutes.

Step 1:
Download the latest version of Opencart and unzip to your local folder.

Step 2:
Assuming you have bought a domain and have access to control panel details of hosting provider, for example cPanel. Upload your folder to hosting server using any FTP program. FileZilla Client is the most popular choice.

Step 3:
Create a Mysql Database using Cpanel. Note down the database details as you will be using them in next steps.

Step 4: We need to rename two config files.
a) config-dist.php to config.php
b) admin/config-dist.php to admin/config.php

Step 5:
Open your favorite browser and visit install folder.

Step 6:
Proceed with installation steps. You will come across these screens.






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