First Install WAMP Server/XAMPP for Base. For Direct Online base, Will tell you another in post.
1. Download Joomla Package
Download the Joomla package from Official Page. Better select the latest version of it.
After download, extract .zip file and re-name it. For ex: joomla
2. Place Joomla and Create Database
Paste that joomla folder into the www folder of WAMP. Or htdocs folder of XAMPP.
Then create the MySQL Database in localhost WAMP/XAMPP. For example here testjoomla Database created.
3. Joomla – Configration setup
Go to setpage of Joomla by
Here, give site details and Administrator details. Be carefull here. Better select Offline for Localhost. If we are in online or after make that site, then we can make as Online. Click Next button.
4. Joomla – Database setup
In this step, Connect the Database. Here example database is ‘textjoomla‘.So,
Host Name : Localhost
Username : root
Password : [leave as blank]
Database : testjoomla
Click Next button.
5. Joomla – Overview setup
Go through this page fully, and make confirm your settings. Finally click Install button. It’s take some time to finish it.
6. Delete installation directory
After successfully installed joomla, You can’t open the site.If open admin panel or site page, it’ll be redirect to this page and give message to ‘Delete the Installation directory’
Go to joomla folder where it placed in XAMPP/WAMP. Delete or Rename the directory call Installation
7. Finish NOTE of JOOMLA
If you open the Admin Panel
http://localhost/joomla/administrator/, this is the Screen
If you open the site
http://localhost/joomla/, this is the Screen
without username and password you can’t open the site. In the admin page, in the global area, make Site Offline as NO
Now Enjoy your site…