Magento is one of the most efficient e-commerce software application that is specifically designed for making customization easy; this is the main reason behind the popularity of Magento. It offers great scalability, flexibility and also the best of features for the expansion of any business. The merchants get complete control and inflexibility over the presentation and features of their online store. Magento can be easily installed on a dedicated server and the entire process can be completed in a few clicks with the use of Site Software Tool present in the cPanel.
The process of installing Magento on a dedicated server is mentioned below:
STEP 1: Locate the Softaculous, it will be listed in the Software/Services section in the cPanel.
STEP 2: Click on the Softaculous, locate Magento in the eCommerce section and click on it.
STEP 3: Now enter the Admin user name and password for proceeding with the Magento installation.
STEP 4: If you want you can also specify a sub-folder in the root directory for installation. If you want it installed on your root directory then just leave it blank.
STEP 5: Now, click on the Install button and the Magento installation process is over.
The Magento installation process is over, a confirmation screen will be displayed displaying the following things:
- Front-end and back-end URL’s to access your store
- User name and password for logging in to your online store
- Your Magento Encryption Key
It is crucial to make sure that the Magento encryption key is saved properly.