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Softaculous - now need wordpress login? (5 posts)

  1. Ashleigh100
    Posted 1 year ago #


    I really need some help - I've inherited a website and wanted to try and rebuild it in wordpress.

    I was told if I used something called softaculous it would allow me to download wordpress (which it has) but I never had to enter any login details so now I don't know how to get to my wordpress dashboard to edit my wordpress within it.

    Please help me - I'm very new to this and not technical!

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    You do not need softaculous to install or use WordPress. See http://wordpress.org/download/

  3. Ashleigh100
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thank you, but I wanted to add it to the self-hosted site I have inherited.

    I have managed to log in now, and during set up I set it so that it was http://www.choreographiclab.org/cl but I will eventually want it to take over the site that is already there - becoming http://www.choreographiclab.org (no /cl) does anyone know how I do this?

  4. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

  5. softaculous
    Posted 1 year ago #


    Softaculous will always ask you to enter the installation details.
    It will also email you the admin details.

    Softaculous Team

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