How To Install Magento 2 - Magento is an ecommerce platform built on open source technology which provides online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, as well as control over the look, content and functionality of their online store. Magento offers powerful marketing, search engine optimization, and catalog-management tools. Ref. Wikipedia.
This installation guide will show you how to install Magento 2 latest version on your own server or shared hosting.
There are some solutions we can get started.
In this guide, we will show to how to install as #1 solution. It is easy to get start.
Before you continue, make sure you’ve done all of the following:
Now go to Github to download latest releases for Magento Community Edition (CE).
Download latest samples data here
Let’s download a zip file and now time to upload it to the server. You can use WinSCP, Filezilla to upload it to the server, then extract it to public_html directory (let’s call it: Magento root directory).
If you are using shared hosting, you can use unzip/exact feature to exact Magento package.
If you are running on your server, let follow the commands:
# File .tar.gz tar zxf <filename> # File .zip unzip <filename>
Add write permission for the following folders:
var app/etc pub
The Setup Wizard is a multi-page wizard that enables you to go back and forward one page at a time. You cannot skip pages, and you must enter all required information on every page before you can proceed to the next page.
Agree and Set Up Magento.
Continue with the following topics in the order presented to complete the installation.
Start Readiness Check.
If any errors display, you must resolve them before you continue. Click More detail if available to see more information about each check.
Fill database information then click Next
Enter the following information:
Your Store Address:
Magento Admin Address: Enter the relative URL by which to access the Magento Admin. e.g: secret, backend
Use Skip dependency check for individual modules with caution. We recommend against it because a typical reason for this error is you manually edited the deployment configuration. Editing the deployment configuration is not recommended because future Magento software updates can undo your changes.
Now enter admin information such as
After completing all preceding steps in the Setup Wizard, click Install Now.
Installation Success The message Success displays to indicate a successful installation.
Now go to frontend, backend to see result
It comes to the end of tutorial: How to install Magento 2 with Sample Data.