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Abantecart How to install on a VPSie Server

Abantecart How to install on a VPSie Server (VPS Server)

AbanteCart Architecture (About Abantecart)

AbanteCart’s design strategy is innovative and unique. AbanteCart is based on the MVC version that is used by several other applications. |MVCmakes the AbanteCart structure simple to comprehend and follow.

AbanteCart uses some GPL third-party modules to provide better usability..

If you want to consider another e-commerce CMS similar to Abantecart, you would be best off using: OpenCart.

It’s not predicated on any third-party PHP frame and build from the ground up to lead with the highest performance. Core code has been created with flexibility and expandability in mind, without focusing on security and functionality.

The frontend of all AbanteCart is mobile optimized and based on Bootstrap v3 and jQuery. In administration, jQGrid is utilized for editing and viewing information lists in a spreadsheet-like interface.

Ecommerce site users and owners will benefit from Abantecart features.

Easy expansion installation and management with a one-step setup is what abantecart can do for you. A one-step set up allows you to add virtually any feature or support to AbanteCart, which is vital in today’s dynamically changing technology environment.

Upgrade support that’s accessible directly in the control panel. Back support for upgrades and backups/restores follow each Upgrade.

A Virtually FTP-free eCommerce solution. There’s no need to understand code, complicated programming, or programs to manage, update and install modules.

A fast-performing intensive shopping cart program utilizes few computer tools and can be installed and run on any shared hosting or dedicated hosting platform.

A feature-rich shopping cart application, right out of the box, standard features permit you to set up a whole eCommerce site/store with all the tools needed to sell any products or services online.

A wide variety of shipping and payment modules backed by default or added extensions are available for abantecart.

A very secure alternative with up-to-date industry-standard security practices, all PCI-compliant.

A flexible layout for pages allows you to set up navigation and pages based on best usability practices to enhance conversions.

A complicated and easy shopping-cart control panel with a “Search anything” attribute helps you edit and find information quickly. Help instructions are embedded right into the control-panel pages.

A flexible resource library to handle media files in the program.

Abantecart has a preliminary setup and migration from other shopping carts, with easy data preventing significant shopping carts.

The white-label capability allows for redistribution of their cart together with private brands. Licensing compliance is required.

Abantecart Benefits for eCommerce developers and contributors:

Abantecart has well-organized code based on the MVC concept.

Layered center code does not need to be touched for the expansion of feature developments.

Several classes and tools to manage and debug applications and workflow are available if you search Google.

Abantecart has great extension organization and the capability to extend its features and connect to multiple channels.

Backward compatibility in functions and classes permits for less effort when upgrading to new versions.

Flexible construction of designs, forms, and tools (media files) using abantecart.

Dataset theory reduces the need to make or expand SQL tables for a few attributes.

API documentation for developers and also an open forum for discussions

Market place providers are typical patrons and contributors to the project.

How to install AbanteCart on a VPSie (VPS Server)

Use our one-click cPanel app setup or manually install cPanel or any website control panel of your choice. You can also use no panel and install apache or nginx with MySQL using Centos or any VPSie operating system listed in your VPSie management panel.

Once you have your website control panel installed, you can then setup AbanteCart using Softaculous 1 click auto-installer.

Install Softaculus in cPanel (Other website control panels will differ)

Quick Installation

If you wish to finish the installation quickly and then download the script packages in the background, use this method.

Note: Before starting the installation, make sure ionCube Loaders are enabled. For that, go to WHM and click on Tweak Settings. Please make sure that the Ioncube loader is selected for the backend copy of PHP. Now SSH to your server and enter the following commands:

wget -N http://files.softaculous.com/install.sh

chmod 755 install.sh

./install.sh –quick


  • A server with cPanel (follow different instructions for a different website control panel)
  • If you have a firewall, then please allow access to download all packages from *.softaculous.com

Note: Please allow access to the following domains to your firewall as these are the mirrors used to download the script packages. # api.softaculous.com # s1.softaculous.com # s2.softaculous.com # s3.softaculous.com # s4.softaculous.com # s7.softaculous.com

Installing Softaculous

Note: Before starting the installation, make sure ionCube Loaders are enabled. You may refer to the following guide Enable_Ioncube_cPanel. Please make sure that the Ioncube loader is selected for the backend copy of PHP. Now SSH to your server and enter the following commands:

wget -N http://files.softaculous.com/install.sh

chmod 755 install.sh


Now go to: WHM > Plugins (Add-Ons on older versions than 11) > Softaculous – Instant Installs.

You should now see the installation was successful.