How to install PrestaShop?

If you want to install PrestaShop, go to and enter the login details (1) i.e. the email or profile name to the user panel and the password that were set at the time of registration, and then click on the "Sign in" button (2).


PrestaShop requires a database to work.

To create a database, please follow the instructions here.

Go to the Software section in the user panel:, search for PrestaShop and click on the "Add" button (1).


Click on the folder icon to select the path (1), then click on the "Add" button to continue (2). You can leave this field blank to install PrestaShop in the root directory.


Once the software has been installed, click on the "Go to installation directory" link (1).


Select a language (1) and click on the "Next" button (2) to continue.


Click on the "I agree to the above terms and conditions" checkbox (1) and press the "Next" button (2) to continue.


Add a site name, select the "Main activity" and "Country" (1). Enter your name, email address, and password twice (2). Click on the "Next" button to continue (3).


Enter your database information (1) and click on the "Next" (2) button to continue.


Once the installation is complete, delete the "Install" folder from your FTP account.

If you don't know how to access your FTP account, please check this article.