12 – Windows Installation

How to install WordPressify on Windows?

Assuming that you are using the latest version of Windows, and you have activated Windows Subsystem for Linux. Follow the instructions:

Install lamp for PHP and MySQL

First refresh your package index:

sudo apt-get update

Then install the LAMP stack:

sudo apt-get install lamp-server^

For more informations check out: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ApacheMySQLPHP

Start MySQL

sudo service mysql start

Now let’s connect to the MySQL Server:

sudo mysql

Change the root password to “123456789”:

ALTER USER 'root'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED WITH mysql_native_password BY '123456789';

Reload privileges:


Install Node

curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_11.x | sudo -E bash -
sudo apt-get install -y nodejs

That’s it. Now just follow the WordPressify installation instructions.