Installation

To install VaahCMS via VaahCLI, first you need to install VaahCLI, via following command:

npm install vaah -g

Then run following command to install VaahCMS:

vaah cms:install

You can manually download the setup files, from following link:

Download VaahCMS

VaahCMS utilizes Composer to manage its dependencies. So, before using Laravel, make sure you have Composer installed on your machine.

  1. Extract the downloaded VaahCMS folder.
  2. Open terminal or command prompt and open the root folder of VaahCMS files.
  3. Run following command to install the dependencies:
composer install

Once the dependencies are downloaded, you need to publish the assets of VaahCMS via following command:

php artisan vendor:publish --provider='WebReinvent\VaahCms\VaahCmsServiceProvider' --tag=assets --force

or

If you get this error: Unable to locate publishable resources.

Then just run publish command and choose the class that you want to publish.

php artisan vendor:publish

If you're using XAMPP or WAMP, visit following url to begin the setup:

<project-url>/vaahcms/setup

or

If you have PHP installed locally and you would like to use PHP's built-in development server to serve your application, you may use the serve Artisan command. This command will start a development server at http://localhost:8000. Run following command to start the serving the application:

php artisan serve

and visit:

http://localhost:8000/vaahcms/setup

This is will begin setup and easy form wizard to configure your the application. Once you're done with the configuration you will be able to login to the admin control panel at following url:

In case of XAMPP or WAMP:

<project-url>/backend

In case of development server:

http://localhost:8000/backend