Updated on Mar 13, 2019
In this Tutorial, we will review the Installation of Drupal 8 via the Softaculous auto-installer. Softaculous offers a very quick and simple installation that will take you only a few clicks.
To access the auto-installer, you will have to login to your cPanel -> Softaculous.
Now click on the Softaculous icon and search for "Drupal" using the search bar.
Here you can read more about the application and some of its main features and requirements. Click on the Install button to direct to the configuration page.
You will have to fill out these fields:
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Scroll down and you will be able to set the details for your Admin account.
Input the Username, password and email address you wish to use for your Admin account. If you wish to review the Advanced Options expand that menu and you will be able to modify:
When you are ready to continue, click on the Install button.
After a few seconds of installation, your new website will be ready and you will be provided with links for both your front-end and back-end (Admin area).