How to Download &Install Elgg.
1.Create One Database (Eg : Win )
2.Download Elgg file from http://www.elgg.org.Extract it & copy that File.
3.Create Folder & Access :
a.open Terminal & type command below. cd /opt/lampp/htdocs/
b.Make Folder to paste Elgg File.
sudo mkdir Win
sudo chmod 777 Win (Access Mode).
4.Paste the downloaded Contents in Win.
5.Open Firefox & type http://localhost/Win….Then Refresh.
6.One form will appear with asking following details:
Username = root.
Password = Leaved it as Empty.
Elgg Database = Win. Then Press Save.
7.One Text Box will appear & Copy the Contents which is in inside the TextBox.
a.Select Engine Folder in win.
b.Create New File & Save as settings.php.
c.Paste the Textbox Content here.
d.Refresh the Form.
8.Create One folder in Home.
a.home->fp041->Win->properties->permissions->change folder access as : Create & Delete Files.
9.Then Fill the Details in Form.
a.In One Field You Should Give Like : /home/fp041/Win/
10.The Elgg base site will open Successfully.