Wednesday, August 6, 2014

How to install wordpress in local computer using wamp server

Posted by jaysukh Patel
Install Wordpress on local machine is first stage to create websites or blog in free of cost. Before that you have to do some installation process. You can install wordpress on any platform locally like windows machine.
For that you can install wamp server in your local machine. Wamp makes your PC or Laptop as a server. Using this server you can install any wordpress theme and tools directly in single click. Here I have described all the process from installation to completed websites or blog in wordpress, in below.
Install Wordpress is so easy for any nontechnical person, who wants to build any personal website or blog. To create wordpress website just follow the below simple steps.
Create PHP websites, Wamp server is also useful. if you having any problem of wordpress installation, You can comment in below comment box.

Dashboard for locally installed wordpress
Dashboard for locally installed wordpress

Wordpress installation Points will be covered - install wordpress

1. Install WAMP setup in your computer.
2. Install wordpress website
3. How to manage your wordpress website: Folder management
4. Add Wordpress website Database for wordpress website: Using MySQL
5. Open your wordpress website in browser.

1. Install WAMP setup in your computer.-install wordpress

First you have wamp server setup file.
You can download wamp server setup on it's official site: Click here to download: You shall download for 32 bit or 64 bit setup for different system.
http://www.wampserver.com/en/download.php
You can open wamp server from icon (hidden icon at bottom of your screen). After click on wamp server icon, you can see options give in below.
  • Localhost
  • PHPMyAdmin
  • WWW directory
Now, click on localhost. Your browser will show server access screen. You can see locally hosted wordpress website in browser screen. For the first time your screen looks like in below.
Wordpress install step for wamp server
Wordpress install step for wamp server
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 1
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 1
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 2
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 2
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 3
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 3

Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 4
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 4
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 5
Install Wordpress - WAMP server installation step 5
Useful: on wamp server, HTTP: 401.2 - Unauthorized error page
If you haven't any error, so congratulation for your successful installation on wamp server in desktop or laptop locally.
After successful install wordpress on local machine, your next step should be download wordpress setup.

2. Install wordpress website on wamp server - install wordpress

First you need to download wordpress setup from its official sites: www.wordpress.org (current wordpress version 3.9.1)
Wordpress install locally step 2 - 2
Wordpress install locally step 2 - 2

You will get wordpress in zip folder. After unzip wordpress file, you will get wordpress folder. Copy this wordpress folder and past it under wamp root directory.

Then click on wamp icon > localhost >
Wordpress install locally step 2 - 3
Wordpress install locally step 2 - 3

You can see your project (Wordpress website) will be show which is under the root directory. (In browser)
Wordpress install locally 2 - 4
Wordpress install locally 2 - 4


Next: How to change wordpress theme from dashboard?

3. Add Wordpress website Database for wordpress website: Using MySQL

After click on website your you can see wordpress configration form given in below,
For that you need database for wordpress website,
Open your browser and give URL: localhost/phpmyadmin/

Now you can see mysql database. Create new database
Wordpress installation Guide on locally - Create a New database 3 - 1
Wordpress installation Guide on locally - Create a New database 3 - 1
Wordpress installation Guide on locally - Create a New database 1
Wordpress installation Guide on locally - Create a New database 1
4. Open your wordpress website in browser - install wordpress
In your first attempt, your screen looks like in below.
Submit Database name, User name only.
Wordpress installation Guide on locally step for sql connectivity
Wordpress installation Guide on locally step for sql connectivity

Click on run and install
Wordpress installation Guide on locally step for sql connectivity step 2
Wordpress installation Guide on locally step for sql connectivity step 2




Now you have to enter wordpress website title (Not mandatory). User name, password and email address are required fields.
Download Wordpress for locally install step 3
Download Wordpress for locally install step 3
Then click on submit,
Download Wordpress for locally install step 4
Download Wordpress for locally install step 4
You can login with User name and password,
Login screen for locally installed wordpress
Login screen for locally installed wordpress
After successful login, you can see wordpress website dashboard. That is very very comfortable to customize your wordpress website or blog.

So thanks, Wordpress.
You have any problem in installation, manage multiple website, than comment in blow comment box.
We feel glad to assist you.
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