Updated on Mar 13, 2019
This tutorial will review the installation of TYPO3 via Softaculous. The service will allow you to easily configure the application on your account with a few clicks.
The first step is to access the Softaculous service on your account. We provide the automated installer for all our shared hosting customers and you can use it per your needs. To locate Softaculous, simply access your cPanel account first. Scroll down to the Software and Services section on the page and click on the Softaculous icon.
The system will display all of the applications avaialble for a free install. They are categorized by their functionality so you can find easily what you need. In the search box on the left, simply enter TYPO3 to filter the results and click on it.
The system will display an overview of TYPO3 and what it does. You will also be able to see a live demo of the application, reviews and much more. To proceed with the installation, click on the Install button at the top.
The next step of the process is for the configuration of your TYPO3 install. This will set your website per your needs, create administrative user for management, etc. The configuration of the new TYPO3 setup has three main sections. The first one is called the Software Setup and it provides the following options:
The second section is called the Site Settings and it includes a single option:
The final section is called the Admin Account. It will create an administrator user of your choice on your website. The user is important as it will be used to manage your new website. The available options are:
When you are ready with the options described above, simply hit the Install button to proceed with the actual process.
The installation of TYPO3 will take a few seconds. Upon completion, you will be presented with direct links to your homepage and the administrative area as well. Keep them safe so you can access and manage your website easily after that.