How to manage the backups made with Installatron

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How to manage the backups made with Installatron

Once you have created a backup, you can restore it if needed.

1) Go to the My Backups tab.

2) Click Restore This Backup.

3) Click Next to start.

4) Select the files, directories and database tables that will be restored. Anything in red will overwrite an existing item in the destination.

5) Click Next.

6) Click Submit.

7) Click Complete.

Backups take up space on your server. Once you no longer need a backup, you can delete it.

8) Go to My Backups.

9) Click Delete.

10) Click Next.

11) Click Next.

12) Submit to delete.

13) Click Complete.

This concludes the demonstration. You now know how to manage backups in Installatron.

How to upgrade applications in Installatron

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How to upgrade applications in Installatron

If there is a new version of an application installed in Installatron, you can upgrade to the latest one.

If an application is up to date, a green check will be displayed next to the version like shown here.

If there’s a newer version, a button will be displayed.

1) Click the button to begin.

2) Click Next.

Here we can see the latest version and the current version. You can select an earlier version to upgrade to, but it’s recommended that you upgrade to the latest.

3) Click Next.

4) Select whether or not to create a backup in case something breaks during upgrading.

5) Click Next.

6) Click Submit.

7) Click Complete.

8) Click this link to view our newly upgraded application.

Everything appears to have upgraded correctly.

That’s it! You now know how to upgrade an application in Installatron.

How to install Gallery 2 in Installatron

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How to install Gallery 2 in Installatron

This tutorial will show you how to install Gallery 2 in Installatron.

1) Go to Applications Browser.

Scroll down until you find the application in the menu on the left.

2) Select Gallery 2.

3) Click Install This Application.

4) Click Next to begin.

5) If you have multiple domains, choose the one where this script should be installed.

6) Set the path here.

7) Click Next.

8) Choose the version you want to install. You should pick the newest version unless you require an older release.

9) Click Next.

You must accept the End User License Agreement to install.

10) Click I Accept.

11) Select your database settings. Leave the default to automatically create and setup a database for you.

12) Click Next.

13) Click Submit to install.

After a moment, the software will be installed. This page will show details about the installation.

14) Click Complete.

15) Click this link to go to your new software and begin setting it up.

Here is your new software, ready to be used.

How to install an application in Installatron

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How to install an application in Installatron

Most applications in Installatron have the same basic steps for installation. Let’s see how to install a script.

1) Go to Applications Browser.

2) Click any category to view a more detailed list of software in that group.

Let’s choose a script and install it now.

Here you can see details about each script including its version number, size and licensing information.

After selecting a script, some information will be shown.

Down here at the bottom, we can see the current version number, license information, install size, and some helpful links, such as documentation and support.

3) Click the install button to begin the installation process.

4) Click Next.

5) Choose the domain where this script should be installed.

6) Enter the path where this application should be installed, if different from the default.

The Install Locations will change depending on the domain and path you enter.

7) Click Next.

8) Choose the version to be installed here.

This dropdown shows a list of all previous versions. Unless you need an earlier version, you should install the latest.

9) Click Next.

You must accept the End User License Agreement (EULA) before you can install.

10) Click I Accept.

11) Choose the database management options.

If you want to manage the database settings yourself, you will need to create a database on your server and have the database name, username and password available.

12) Select the other option to have Installatron automatically create and setup a database for you.

13) Click Next.

On this page, you can set the admin username, password and email that will be used for this installation.

14) Click Next.

15) Click Submit to start installing.

After a moment the software will be installed and this page will show up with information about the install. You may want to print the page for your records.

16) Click Complete to begin using your application.

17) Click this link to view your new site.

Here is our new script. That’s it! You now know how to install a script in Installatron.