The Drupal

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INTRODUCTION

This is a technical journal for the installation process for Drupal using the AMP stack. This installation has been done on WAMP.

The directions involved in the installation and the steps taken are:
(Technical Journal Documentation: Drupal)

  • The Technical Aspect
  • Download
  • Installation
    • The Path
    • The Users
    • The Database Permissions
    • The INSTALLATION
      • Steps to the Installation
    • The Completed Installation
  • Logins
  • Books Recommended
  • Certification Available
  • Other Resources

Listed below are the steps in the correct order as required when installed:

Created databases in phyMyAdmin, Download Drupal from Drupal.org to C: drive on your machine, Extracting Drupal files in C:\wamp\www\drupal, Moved files for Drupal in C:\wamp\www\drupal, Drupal installation with database configuration, Connection failure, Installing Drupal and Drupal modules, Configure site, Congratulations, you installed Drupal!, Web site as customer, Website as admin, Logins, Books Recommended, Certification, Other Resources

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Created databases in phpMyAdmin
1. databasedrupal12345
logins for databasedrupal12345: DatabaseDrupal12345/Database4321

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Download Drupal from Drupal.org to C: drive on your machine

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Extracting Drupal files in C:\wamp\www\drupal

4a

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Moved files for Drupal in C:\wamp\www\drupal

5a

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Drupal installation with database configuration

6a

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Connection failure

Note: If connection failure occurs during installation this is the error message. Rectify the database and/or login details for the installation to proceed

7a

008
Installing Drupal and Drupal modules

8a

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Configure site

9a

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Congratulations, you installed Drupal!

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Web site as customer

URL:        http://localhost/drupal/

011a

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Website as admin

URL:        http://localhost/drupal/user/login
http://localhost/drupal/user/1

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Logins

As given in the above steps, generically it would be the following details:

Username: “yourUsername”
Password: “yourPassword”
DatabaseName (if required): “theDBName”

 

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Books Recommended:

Drupal 8 by Todd Tomlinson
Study guide to your path to becoming a Drupal developer @
https://training.acquia.com/study-guides

 

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Certification

“ACQUIA CERTIFICATION PROGRAM”
More information @
https://www.acquia.com/gb/customer-success/learning-services/acquia-certification-program-overview

 

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Other Resources

Enterprise Drupal Development by Todd Tomlinson

Detailed study guide with links for becoming a Drupal developer:
https://www.gitbook.com/book/acquia-academy/study-guide-acquia-certified-drupal-8-developer/details