How to install Prestashop 1.6 on Xampp

Prestashop is a free, open source e-commerce platform which has been widely used by small business owners and enterprises that are setting up their own online stores. As a result, there have a lot of Prestashop modules which are strongly supporting and really helpful with Prestashop’s user to manage their stores such as Custom invoice template module, contact form module, etc.
PrestaShop is very easy to install. Once all the files are on your web server, you should be able to start configuring your shop in short time – no less than 5 minutes. The installation process is very simple, as the installer takes care of everything for you.

How to Install Prestashop 1.7

Nowadays, selling/buying products online (or it is called as “e-commerce”) is growing rapidly. Almost all the existing business owners and new entrepreneurs are setting up their own online retail stores and selling their products and subsequently receiving payments for those products online. It is really necessary that your store does not lag or get into trouble, and gives the best shopping experience for customers. And for this to happen, Prestashop platform is highly recommended to be used to build online stores. One of the reasons we should use Prestashop is that Prestashop appears as a strong platform and has a community which provides a lot of professional modules. These Prestashop Modules will help your store more flexible: you can add/customize new features which are suitable for your business easily. This post will guide you how to install Prestashop version 1.7.x.x (I used Prestashop version 1.7.0.6). You can also check and download the latest Prestashop version here:
http://www.prestashop.com/en/download