Easy way to install phpmyfaq using softaculous or manually

What is PHPMyFAQ

PHPMyFAQ is a mobile-friendly, feature-rich, scalable web-based app. PHPMyFAQ is open source so it can be used by anyone for their use. It is based on PHP7 and PHP8. here is this guide to install PHPMyFAQ using a softaculous app installer and manual installation.

Uses of PHPMyFAQ

  • Business websites
  • Organizations
  • Schools

System requirements to install PHPMyFAQ

  • PHP
    • 7.3+ or 8+
  • Database
    • MySQL 5.x or later with ext/mysqli extension
    • PostgreSQL 9.x or later
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 or later
    • SQLite3
    • MariaDB 5.x with ext/mysqli extension
  • Webserver 
    • Apache 2.4.x with mod_rewrite and “AllowOverride All” set
    • IIS 7.0+
    • Nginx 1.0+
    • lighttpd 1.4+

How to install PHPMyFAQ

For installation of PHPMyFAQ, there are 2 methods to install, you can use any one of them for installation purposes. The methods are as follows.

  • Install PHPMyFAQ using softaculous app installer
  • install PHPMyFAQ manually

Install PHPMyFAQ using softaculous app installer

For installation of PHPMyFAQusing a softaculous app installer you have to follow the following steps, the steps are as follows.

Step1: login to the hostrik Cpanel account,  and in the software section click on softaculous app installer, new window of softaculous app installer will open.

softaculous app installer

Step2: type PHPMyFAQ in the search box of the softaculous app installer and press enter, the installation window of PHPMyFAQ will open click on the install button.

install phpmyfaq using softaculous app installer

Step3: in the software setup section, select the protocol for your website and domain for installation and select the directory if you want otherwise to leave it.

software setup of phpmyfaq

Step4: in the admin account setup give the admin username password, also give the real name and email address. 

admin account setup of phpmyfaq

Step5: In the advanced section select the database and backup for it if you want otherwise direct click on install. This is the installation of PHPMyFAQ using a softaculous app installer.

install phpmyfaq

install PHPMyFAQ manually

For installation of OSClass, there are 3 parts to install, the parts are given below

  • File configuration
  • Database configuration
  • Site configuration

File configuration

Step1: Go to the official website of PHPMyFAQ and download the latest version of it.

download phpmyfaq

Step2: Login to your hostrik Cpanel account, go to file manager, and upload the extracted file in the public_html folder of the domain you want to install.

Database configuration

Step1: Login to your Cpanel account and go to the database section. And click on MySQLDatabase.

Step2: In that create the database for your website. (type the name of the database and click create database)

create new database

Step3: After creating a database you have to add a user to that database. (in add user section give username and password of the user and click create user)

craete user to database

Step4: After creating user give them privileges (after creating a user new window will open click all privileges and save changes) 

database privileges

PHPMyFAQ configuration

Step1: go o the URL to install PHPMyFAQ you will see the installation window.

Step2: set up a database of PHPMyFAQ, give the username and password of the database.

database setup of phpfaq

Step3: set up an admin account by giving a username and password. Also, give the email and your real name.

phpmyfaq setup

Step4: click on install.

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