How to create SugarCRM platform on VPSie in minutes

In this tutorial we will show you how to deploy SugarCRM application and finish the installation of SugarCRM after you have deployed the vpsie. First you need to go to vpsie tab and click on the Create New Vpsie button. On the first part you need to select the package with the specs of the package you want to install your application.

Select package

Once you have selected the package you want to use you need to choose the datacenters the IP settings you want for your vpsie and select the ssh key if you choose to use passwords login.

Select DC

Next you need to select the Apps tab and in there click on SugarCRM

Select appThen complete the hostname and click on Create VPSie button.

create vpsie

You need to wait until your vpsie will be created. Once the vpsie is done you will be getting an e-mail with the IP addresses and password to access your vpsie.

VPSie created

Once the vpsie is deployed you will have to log in via ssh or console to your vpsie to get your username and password to be able to access your installation via browser. The information you will be getting will look like this:


Welcome to your SugarCRM vpsie.

To access your SugarCRM please go to http://

Please log in using the following credentials:

Login: Admin

Pass: 7x8vd8bo

For a step by step tutorial visit:

You will need to install 3 modules for php. To do so please run the following commands:

#apt-get -y install php5-imap php5-curl php5-gd

When you run that command line you will be asked if you want the tool to reload the services. It is recommended to accept otherwise you will have to restart them manually.

After you logged in via the HTTP choose your language and click next. Read the information provided on the next screen then click Next on the bottom of the page. Read the License Agreement and ones you have read it and accepted it check the checkbox then click Next again.

On the next page you have to choose between typical or custom installation. Since this tutorial is for beginners we will move along with Typical installation. After you clicked next make sure that the radio button is checked on the Mysqli option then move to the next page.

Set the following : database name: sugarcrm
database hostname: localhost

database username: SugarCRM

database password: 5ug4rCRM  or you can change it by logging in to mysql with the following command:

#mysql -u root
mysql> grant all privileges on sugarcrm.* to 'SugarCRM'@'localhost' identified by 'some new secured password';
mysql> flush privileges;
mysql> quit;

Once you have set all the information on the page choose to install or not the demo data then click Next to move forward to the next page. A popup windows will appear asking you to verify the database credentials. You click “I Accept”. Once that is done you will be asked to set up your administrator username and password. On the next page there will be printed some information about your installation. Please make sure that everything is alright before you click install.

Once the installation is done you will be asked to register (this is optional) if you choose to not to then just click next and you will be ready to use your new SugarCRM installation.

To disable the http authentication please follow the tutorial on the following post:

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