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   * A web server running Apache 2.4, PHP 7+, MySQL 5.6+ or MariaDB.   * A web server running Apache 2.4, PHP 7+, MySQL 5.6+ or MariaDB.
   * An FTP software installed on your computer.   * An FTP software installed on your computer.
-  * Your FTP hostname, port, username, and password for transferring files to your webost+  * Your FTP hostname, port, username, and password for transferring files to your web host
-  * A downloaded zip file of LiteCart obtain from [[https://www.litecart.net/download]].+  * Your database credentials for connecting to the databaseNamely hostname, username, password, and database name.
  
-===== Transfer files to the web server =====+Please note: FTP and database credentials are obtained from your web host. 
 + 
 +===== Configure access to web server files =====
  
 In this tutorial we are going to use RaiDrive for transferring files to the web server. In this tutorial we are going to use RaiDrive for transferring files to the web server.
  
-1. Go to [[https://www.raidrive.com/download]] to **download the RaiDrive installation program**. Select Softpedia for download location.+1. Go to [[https://www.raidrive.com/download]] to **download the RaiDrive installation program**.
  
-2. **Execute the downloaded file**. Downloaded files are usually stored in C:\Users\Username\Downloads.+2. **Open the downloaded file** and proceed with the installation. Downloaded files are usually stored in C:\Users\Username\Downloads.
      
 {{:raidrive_install.png?600|}} {{:raidrive_install.png?600|}}
  
-3. When installed, **click on the start menu** and **select RaiDrive**.+3. When installed, **click the start menu** and **select RaiDrive** to open the application.
      
 {{:raidrive_startmenu.png?600|}} {{:raidrive_startmenu.png?600|}}
      
-4. Work your way from top to bottom to configure your RaiBlock accoarding to the screenshot below:+4. Work your way from top to bottom to **configure RaiDrive** accoarding to the screenshot below. Please note that the screenshot is provided only as an example of a typical FTP connection.
          
 {{:raidrive_configuration.png?600|}} {{:raidrive_configuration.png?600|}}
  
-5. Once installed make sure you can access the files on the web server.+5. Once installedmake sure you can **access the files on the web server**.
  
 {{:webfolder_in_explorer.png?600|}} {{:webfolder_in_explorer.png?600|}}
 +
 +===== Transferring files to the webserver =====
 +
 +1. **Download a zip archive of LiteCart** [[https://www.litecart.net/download]].
 +
 +2. **Open the downloaded archive**. Downloaded files are usually stored in C:\Users\Username\Downloads.
 +
 +{{:litecart_zipfile_in_explorer.png?600|}}
 +
 +3. Navigate to the contents of the **subfolder named public_html**.
 +
 +{{:litecart_zipfile_browsing.png?600|}}
 +
 +4. **Select all contents**, right mouse click and **select copy**.
 +
 +{{:litecart_zipfile_copy.png?600|}}
 +
 +5. **Navigate to the web root** of your web folders. Usually it's called public_html or www. Ask your web host if you are uncertain.
 +
 +{{:webfolder_in_explorer.png?600|}}
 +
 +6. Inside the web root folder, right mouse click in the free area and **select Paste**.
 +
 +{{:webfolder_paste.png?600|}}
 +
 +7. Your files are being copied to your website. **Wait for the process to finish**.
 +
 +{{:webfolder_copying.png?600|}}
 +
 +===== Install LiteCart =====
 +
 +1. Open your internet browser and **navigate to your website** e.g. http://www.yourhost.com/. The Litecart Installer should open up.
 +
 +{{:litecart_installer.png|}}
 +
 +2. Complete the installation by **working your way from top to bottom** and select **Install Now** when ready.
 +
 +3. Make sure that everything went fine. Come see us in the forums if it did not. [[https://www.litecart.net/forums]]
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