How To Install AbanteCart in Your Web Hosting Account

In this tutorial step by step install AbanteCart in your web hosting account. Just a few clicks then install AbanteCart your web hosting. AbanteCart is the best free eCommerce CMS.

Step by Step Install AbanteCart

Step 1. Open the Hosting Admin panel. Use the admin username and password then login to your Cpanel. This username and password provided your hosting company.

Server panel
Hosting Cpanel

Step 2. After login opens hosting Cpanel account and then scroll down. Look the Extra Features row click Softaculous Auto Installer. This eCommerce software quickly installs your server.

Hosting Panel
Hosting Panel

Step 3. This is the Softaculous Auto Installer panel. This panel has many more options but we have clicked the AbanteCart eCommerce icon.

Softaculous Auto Installer panel
Softaculous Auto Installer Panel

Step 4. Click the AbanteCart installs button.

AbanteCart install panel
AbanteCart install panel

Step 5. Then open AbanteCart installs settings.

AbanteCart install settings
AbanteCart install settings

Step 6. Choose the installation URL.

  1. Select the HTTP protocol. Don’t choose the HTTPS protocol.
  2. Choose your domain. Where you will install.
  3. If you do not want to install in a folder, leave the Directory option blank. If not, write the name of the directory.
  4. Don’t click quick install.
Software Setup
Software Setup

Step 7. Do not rename the admin folder, but you can rename the folder if you wish.

Admin folder settings
Admin folder settings

Step 8. This is the admin account section. You can change the admin username if you want. Put the password very strong. Write this password very strong minimum of 12 letters. Write the admin email id. You can write any type of email id. Then click the install button.

Admin Account Settings
Admin Account Settings

Step 9. AbanteCart installation is starting. Take 1-2 minutes.

AbanteCart installation
AbanteCart installation

Step 10. You see two URLs. The first URL is the AbanteCart installation URL and the second URL is the AbanteCart admin dashboard URL. Then logout Softaculous Auto Installer panel.

 AbanteCart was installed successfully
AbanteCart was installed successfully

This is the AbanteCart Admin Panel. Click the second URL open the AbanteCart Admin Panel.

Login AbanteCart Admin Panel
Login AbanteCart Admin Panel

AbanteCart installation complete. Copy the AbanteCart admin URL and admin username and password.

Server Requirement

  1. Disk Space: 50 GB or more is better
  2. PHP Compatibility − PHP 5.4 or high
  3. Bandwidth: 100 GB or more is better
  4. MySql Databases: 5.0 or more is better

Server configuration is the most important when you are using AbanteCart eCommerce. AbanteCart is very lightweight but server speed is very important for loading your AbanteCart website. You will choose mostly high RAM and high processor. Shared hosting is not good for the eCommerce website.

Saurav Sen

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