H-Sphere 3.x end-user series

10. How to use the Easy Apps Collection in H-Sphere

This tutorial assumes that you've already logged into your H-Sphere control panel

Now let's learn how we can install the most popular PHP applications from within H-Sphere. Basically this is almost one-click installation. There is no need to upload an application package and configure it later

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1) Click EasyApps Collection icon here

2) Click this OFF button to enable EasyApps toolkit for your account

EasyApps Collection has been enabled now...let's scroll down and see what PHP applications it does include

3) You may install and use the most popular blogs, portals and forums here...

4) ...create your online shop, support system or a gallery

Also there is a wide range of other PHP applications for different purposes

Clicking on any if these applications will direct you to the installation page and knowledge base of this or that software

Let's try to install one of the most popular PHP CMS Joomla

5) Click Joomla link here

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Here you may see Joomla's official homepage, link to its documentation base and support forum so that you can always find a solution for any problem you might encounter

6) Click the Install link here

7) Fill out this form to install Joomla in your account

Be sure to select the correct domain name here if you have more than one domain

The default location of Joomla application is indicated in the Path field. It is possible to change it if necessary

You can also change your Web Site Name

8) Let's leave the default values and enter password and email address into this form

9) The User Name and Password will be required to access the admin area of Joomla

10) Then confirm your password here

11) Enter your email address here

12) Click this checkbox to agree with terms

13) When finished click Submit Query

That's it! We have successfully installed Joomla application in your account

14) You can access your application by clicking the link here

The other EasyApps applications can be installed the same easy way

This is the end of this tutorial. You now know how to enable EasyApps applications toolkit from your H-Sphere control panel and install them in an easy and quick way without uploading and decompressing files, placing them into separate directories and following the long configuration process