Installing Drupal-Softaculous 1-click application installer

Installing Drupal

You can have Drupal up and running on your web site in minutes by using the Softaculous application installer in cPanel.

To install Drupal using Softaculous, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to cPanel.
  2. In the SOFTACULOUS APPS INSTALLER section of the cPanel home screen, click Softaculous Apps Installer. The Softaculous installer page appears.
  3. In the Search text box, type drupal and then press Enter
  4. Click Install. The installation page appears.
  5. In the Choose the version you want to install list box, select the version that you want to install.
  6. In the Choose Protocol list box, select the protocol
  7. In the Choose Domain list box, select the domain for installation, or accept the default value.
  8. In the In Directory text box, type the directory where you want to install the application, or accept the default value.
  9. In the CRON Job text boxes, type the cron job intervals, or accept the default values
  10. In the Site Name text box, type the site name. By default, the site name appears in the title bar of users’ web browsers when they visit your site.
  11. In the Admin Username text box, type the administrator username.
  12. In the Admin Password text box, type the administrator password.
  13. In the Admin Email text box, type the site administrator e-mail address.
  14. Click the Advanced Options icon icon to expand Advanced Options.
  15. In the Database Name text box, type the name of the database to create for the application, or accept the default value.
  16. In the Table Prefix text box, type the database table prefix, or accept the default value.
  17. If you do not want to receive e-mail notifications when application updates are available, select the Disable Update Notifications Emails check box
  18. In the Backup Location list box, you can select a location to store application backups.
  19. In the Automated backups list box, you can select whether or not Softaculous makes periodic backups of your application.
  20. In the Backup Rotation list box, you can select how often Softaculous overwrites the oldest backup file with a new backup file.
  21. To receive site configuration information after the installation is complete, type an e-mail address in the Email installation details to text box.
  22. Review the installation options and settings, and then click Install. When installation is complete, Softaculous provides information about the application’s configuration.