how to install magento on your server

If you are using a shared hosting and there are multiple domains there with their already setup folder and now you want to install magento

in your subfolder as per your domain settings .

write these below lines in your .htaccess file

  1. RewriteEngine On
  2. RewriteBase /”your subfoldername”
  3. RewriteRule ^index\.php$ – [L]
  4. RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
  5. RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
  6. RewriteRule . /index.php [L]
  7. RewriteRule ^index.php/(.*)$ [L]

now tutorial starts what you see in your second line

RewriteBase /”your subfoldername”

 

“your subfoldername” without removing inverted commas(“”)

type your subfolder name if your magento cms resides there in subfolder

note: this tutorial is for community edition

hoping it would help a great !