Localhost Installation

These instructions are for AbanteCart eCommerce application installation on a local server or computer. After installaion, AbanteCart can run localy in offline mode. 

Bitnami AbanteCart Stack

Bitnami AbanteCart Stack provides a one-click install solution for AbanteCart. Bitnami native installers automate the setup of a Bitnami AbanteCart application stack on Windows, OS X or Linux. Each installer includes all of the software necessary to run out of the box (the stack). The process is simple; just download, click next-next-next and you are done! Bitnami stacks are completely self contained and will not interfere with other software on your system.

To start already installed and configured AbanteCart application click the Go To Application button


Documentation http://www.apachefriends.org/en/faq-xampp.html
Once XAMPP installed and configured:

Use the following settings asked during installation :
Database Host: localhost
User: root
Password: leave empty
Database Name: your new database name