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How to install MyBB from Softaculous

Let's see how to install MyBB in Softaculous.

1 Scroll down until you find it in the menu.

2 Click MyBB.

This Overview page shows you information about the software before installing.

3 Click Install.

The default settings here should work for most purposes.

If you have multiple domains on one account, you can select where to install.

The next two boxes let you set the directory and database name which will be created upon installation.

You can set the Site Name, Board Name and Board Email here. These can be changed later from the admin panel of the software.

Enter the admin username, password and email.

4 Click Install.

After a moment, the software will be installed.

5 To view your new site, click this link.

Here is our new forum, ready to be used.

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