Thank you for purchasing EasySocial! In this section, you will learn on the pre-requisites that are required before you can install EasySocial on your site.

Installation Via Full Installer

This is an advanced installation setup guide, composed to help advanced user or developer installing EasySocial on their site. Follow the steps provided and continue reading through the particular guide to learn more about EasySocial.

Download EasySocial Installer

The installer can be found on our site, which is on your Dashboard. Once logged into your account, you should be able to see the list of subscription that you're currently having. Noticed that there are 2 different types of packages of EasySocial available for download. Click on Full Package button to get the installer package.

EasySocial Download Full Package

Installing EasySocial

Once you've acquire EasySocial installer package, you may proceed with the installation. The installation process is fairly simple and very straight forward. It is as easy as uploading the installer package via Joomla Extension Manager and follow the designed steps on the installer.

Uploading EasySocial Installer

Firstly, navigate to the Joomla Extension Manager by accessing Extensions > Manage > Install.

Extension Manager

Click on the Browse button to locate and select the EasySocial installer package. Once ready, click on Upload & Install button to continue the installation process.

Once the uploading process was completed, a screen that looks similar like this will be displayed. Continue the installation by clicking on Proceed With Installation button.

EasySocial Installation

System Requirements Validation

On the first screen of your installation process, a list of pre-requisites of EasySocial will be displayed. The site must meet the Minimum System Requirements before continuing the installation process.

EasySocial Installation

EasySocial Installation

Installation Options

There are two installation options available for EasySocial. As for this guide, we'll be using Installation via Directory.

Please remember to choose Installation via Directory for installation via full installer.

EasySocial Installation

Installation Process

When the installation process started, you will see a screen that looks similar to below. If everything goes well, the installation should not display any error. Should there is any error displayed, please refer to the installation issues documentation for more information.

EasySocial Installation

Post Installation Maintenance

There are times when the EasySocial needs to run specific update/maintenance routines to ensure the data integrity of the system. They will be executed during this steps. Rest assure it would only take a few seconds.

EasySocial Installation


Now, the installation process is completed. You may now start configuring EasySocial settings by clicking on Launch Backend button or experience EasySocial from user point of view by clicking on Launch Frontend button.

EasySocial Installation