This Documentation describes the installation and configuration steps of phpMeteo.
Please ensure that your server meets the following minimum requirements:
|PHP 7, or higher||MySQLi, cURL, OpenSSL, mbstring|
|Apache 2, or higher||mod_rewrite|
|MySQL 5, or higher|
The following services are also required:
|OpenWeatherMap API Key|
After you've downloaded the product and extracted the contents from the
ZIP package, you can start the installation process.
3.1. Importing the database
- Create a new MySQL database (optional).
- Create a new MySQL username and password (optional).
- Import the
Database.sqlfile from the MySQL folder into your MySQL database.
3.2. Setting-up and uploading the files
- With a text editor open the Script/app/includes/config.php file and update the values
https://example.comwith your own information.
- Upload the contents of the Script folder on the location where you want the product to be installed at.
- Set the CHMOD to 755, 775 or 777 (depending on the server configuration) to the
/public/uploadsfolder and its subfolders.
3.3. Finishing the installation
You're almost done, the last step is to access your Admin Panel (via
https://example.com/admin) using the default credentials:
Most of the phpMeteo's settings are pretty straight forward and self explanatory, but some of them require more advanced steps to get them working, which are covered in the next chapter.
I have a support inquiry, a question or a problem, how can I contact you?You can contact us here.
What hosting do you recommend?We recommend using DigitalOcean (free $10 on signup), as they offer great performance and flexibility at an affordable price.
Is installation included in the price?No, installation is not included. We offer installation services for an extra fee. Contact Us.
How does Searches / IP work?Searches / IP limits the number of searches a user is allowed to make per day.
Why Permalinks are not working on my site?Make sure you've uploaded the
.htaccessfiles that comes with the software and that you have
mod_rewriteenabled on your server.
I can't find the
.htaccessfiles, why?You're probably using MacOS, which by default is hiding the
.htaccessfiles, enable the option to see hidden files.
How can I add a new site language?You can add a new site language by copying your new language file in the
My website returns a blank page, why?This generally happens when one of the server requirements is not met, you can check your current server configuration by accessing
How can I change my website's logo?You can change the Logo or the Site title from the Admin Panel > General.
How can I change my website's favicon?You can change the favicon from Admin Panel > General.
How can I remove the Powered by tag?You can remove the Powered by from the
How can I change a text string on my website?You can change any text from the language files located in the