Installing a 1-click install through cPanel using Softaculous is a quick and effortless way to set up popular web applications such as WordPress, Joomla, and more. Softaculous is a script library that is built into cPanel, which makes it easy to install and manage web applications with just a few clicks. In this blog post, we will show you how to install a 1-click install through cPanel using Softaculous.
Step 1: Log into your cPanel account to begin, you will need to log into your cPanel account. This can typically be done by visiting your website's URL followed by "/cpanel" (e.g. "www.example.com/cpanel"). You will then be prompted to enter your cPanel username and password.
Step 2: Scroll down to the "Software" section and click on "Softaculous" Once you have logged in, you will be taken to the cPanel dashboard. Scroll down to the "Software" section and click on "Softaculous". This will take you to the Softaculous app installer.
Step 3: Browse through the available applications On the Softaculous page, you will see a list of available applications that you can install with just one click. You can browse through the list of applications and select the one you want to install.
Step 4: Click on the "Install" button Once you have selected the application you want to install, click on the "Install" button. This will take you to the installation page where you can configure the installation settings.
Step 5: Configure the installation settings on the installation page, you will need to enter the information such as the domain name, directory, database name, and other required information. After filling the information, click on the "install" button.
Step 6: Wait for the installation to complete After clicking on the install button, the installation process will start, and it will take some time to complete. You will see a progress bar showing the status of the installation process. Once the installation is complete, you will see a message showing the success of the installation.
Step 7: Access your application After the installation is complete, you can access your application by visiting your domain name. You can log in to the application using the admin credentials provided during the installation process.
It's important to note that some web hosting providers may have different steps or methods to install a 1-click install through cPanel using Softaculous, so it's always recommended to check the documentation or contact support for guidance.