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How To Install Mambo Through Softaculous?

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This article illustrates the complete process of installing the Mambo application through Softaculous. Here are the steps:

  • Login to cPanel.
  • Go to ‘Softaculous Apps Installer’ and click on any of the options displayed under ‘Categories’. The Softaculous installer page will be displayed.
  • Type ‘Mambo’ in the search text box and press enter.
  • Click on the ‘Install’ option and the installation page will be displayed.
  • In the list box – ‘Choose Protocol’, select the protocol.
  • In the list box – ‘Choose Domain’, select the domain for which you want to install Mambo.
  • In the text box – ‘Directory’, enter the name of the directory where you wish to install the Mambo application or accept the default value given.
  • In the text box – ‘Site Name’, enter the name of the website.
  • In the text box – ‘Site Description’, enter the website description.
  • In the text box – ‘Table Prefix’, enter database table prefix or accept the default value given.
  • In the text box – ‘Admin Username’, enter the administrator username.
  • In the text box – ‘Admin Password’, enter the administrator password.
  • In the text box – ‘Real Name’, enter the administrator’s display name.
  • In the text box – ‘Admin Email’, enter the website administrator’s email address.
  • Click on the ‘+’ icon for expanding the ‘Advanced Options’ section.
  • In the text box – ‘Database Name’, enter the name of the database that has to be created for the application or accept the default value given.
  • If you don’t wish to receive any email notifications when the Mambo application updates are available, select the check box – ‘Disable Update Notifications’.
  • In the list box – ‘Backup Locations’, you can select a location where the application backups will be stored.
  • In the list box – ‘Automated Backups’, you can determine whether or not Softaculous should take periodic backups of your application.
  • For receiving the complete configuration information after the installation process is completed, enter an email address in the section – ‘Email installation details to’.

Re-check all the mambo installation options and configurations that you have done and click on ‘Install’.

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