Installing Family Connections

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This is a basic installation guide for all versions. You specific version may be slightly different. Please refer to the README file that came with Family Connections for more information.

  1. Upload the files to your web host.

  2. Set permissions to the following folders to 777 (read, write, and execute for user, group and other).

    inc/
    uploads/avatar/
    uploads/documents/
    uploads/photos/
    uploads/upimages/

  3. Create a database and database user (if you haven't already).

  4. Go to http://www.yourdomain.com/fcms/ where yourdomain.com is your domain and fcms/ is the directory you used to install FCMS, and follow the online instructions.

  5. It is recommended that you delete the install.php file after installation.