for Address Book Script 1.18
Unzipping the downloaded file
Unzip the downloaded file onto your Desktop. Find a folder named web
You will use the folder in later steps.
Setting up database configurations
in a text editor and find the
following code :
define( 'DB_HOSTNAME', 'Your Hostname Here' );
define( 'DB_DATABASE', 'Your Database Name Here' );
define( 'DB_USERNAME', 'Your Username Here' );
define( 'DB_PASSWORD', 'Your Password Here' );
Please replace the highlighted text
, and Password
About Hostname, Database, Username, and Password.
If you have installed any scripts that use MySQL, it may be ultra-easy for you to
figure out what those values are. If this is the first time, however, you may be
scratching your head or pulling your hair out ( or maybe both? )
Don't feel bad. This step is truely a pitfall
that we have all fallen into at least once.
First, slow down, relax, and take your time. All other steps are easy and this is
the only step where you need to think a little longer...
Here is a page
where I explained each of them in more details. The page will
help you figure out what Hostname
are. Check it out!
Uploading script to your website
Upload the web
folder to your web site.
You can rename the web
folder name to any name you want.
In this guide, we assume you keep the folder name intact.
Running the installation script
in your browser and
button. After finishing the installation script,
folder to avoid a security risk.
Logging in to the admin panel
in your browser.
This is the admin panel where you can search, view, edit, and delete address entries.
for the username and password,