Join Jen Kramer for an in-depth discussion in this video Installing Joomla! 3.3 with WAMP, part of Installing and Running Joomla! 3: Local and Web-Hosted Sites.
- Finally, the moment you've all been waiting for!…Time to install Joomla.…This video is for the PC people who have WAMP installed.…If you haven't installed WAMP yet,…then you need to go watch David Gassner's course…about installing Apache, MySQL and PHP…and install WAMP on your computer first…before you can install Joomla.…Assuming you have WAMP running, what you should have…down in your lower right-hand corner,…as icons there in the system tray,…you should have the little WAMP icon.…
It should be green.…You should see a green W, which would indicate…that WAMP is running.…And the other pieces of orientation here for this are,…if you will go to the link here for phpMyAdmin,…this will open up the screen for phpMyAdmin.…This is an interface to your database,…which we're going to get to using in just a moment.…And, if you'll also go here, to the WAMP icon…and go to local host, this will open up the…what will eventually be the home page of your Jooma website,…so you can see what's going on here.…
The page you're looking at right now comes with WAMP…
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 05/30/2018. What changed?
A: Joomla no longer supports PHP 5.6 and lower and will issue an error message if it detects an outdated version on your host server. We added three videos that show how to resolve the error message, by updating PHP in your MAMP or WAMP stack.