The video walks you through the steps required to install Zen Cart from Softaculous.


A freely available open-source software application, Zen Cart is one of the most preferred options to set up a shopping cart. If you’re planning to build an e-commerce website or online store with a difference, you’ll always like to use this software. It’s easy to install Zen Cart from Softaculous from within your web hosting control panel.

Here’s what you need to do for installation –

1. Log in to your cPanel interface.
2. Navigate to the Software/Services category.
3. Click-open Softaculous.
4. Click on Zen Cart under E-Commerce in left navigation.
5. Go to Install, available at the top of the pane.
6. If your site has SSL, select HTTPS as protocol.
7. Choose the domain name where you want to install it.
8. Enter a Directory and Database Name.
9. Enter Store Name, Store Owner and Store Address.
10. Enter an Admin Username, Admin Password and Admin Email.
11. Click the Install button.

In an instant, you’ll receive a confirmation message that the Zen Cart shopping cart software was successfully installed.

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