Installation

Installation instructions for both Windows and macOs are provided below.

In general, you just need to unzip and go.

Installation on Windows

  • Copy the downloaded InstantWP zip into the desired folder. It is best to not have any spaces in the folder path to InstantWP as this can cause issues.
  • Unzip the InstantWP zip file using any standard zip utility such as 7-Zip.
  • Open up the unzipped folder.
  • Double click on the Start-InstantWP.bat file to start InstantWP.
  • The InstantWP Control Panel should start up after the progress bar completes.
  • Please see the ReadMe-First-Windows file that is included within the InstantWP release for more details on security and firewall issues that may occur on some systems.

Installation on macOS

  • Copy the downloaded InstantWP zip into the desired folder.
  • Unzip the InstantWP zip file using the standard macOS archive utility.
  • Open up the unzipped folder.
  • Double click on the Start-InstantWP file to start InstantWP.
  • The InstantWP Control Panel should start up after the progress bar completes.
  • See the ReadMe-First-macOS file that is included within the InstantWP release for more on security issues that may occur on some systems.