Install nopCommerce Manually


Many of us face issues installing nopCommerce automatically (using third-party installers). Today we will perform a manual installation for nopCommerce. It is quite simple. Let’s start.

1) Make sure that your website where you want to install nopCommerce has the ASP version set to 4.0 Integrated. Please see to learn how to change this from your control panel. Simply log into your control panel Home >> Websites >> Web Site Properties >> Extensions select ASP.NET version and click Update button.

2) Go to and download the latest version from there. The “Web (no source)” edition would be fine. It will ask you for your nopCommerce login details. You can also register if you don’t have any.

3) Upload the file. Now you can upload the file to your root directory wwwroot. To upload it you can use:

– File Manager:
– FTP (FileZilla recommended)
to make the ftp account:
to upload using FileZilla:

4) Once the file is uploaded. You now need to extract it. First, using the File Manager select the file then you click on “Unzip”. If you face any issues doing this. You can ask our Support to do this for you or you can extract the file locally then upload the extracted files using FileZilla.

5) Create a MSSQL DB and a DB username. .

nopc3First you can create the DB


Then you can create the DB user

6) Now go to your website by visiting it ex: You will see something like:


Where you will be asked to fill in the “Store information”

And “Database information”. Here you will use the DB information for the DB you have created in step 5.

7) Click on Install and then you wait for the installation to complete.

8 ) Done. You can see your store now.

9) To log into your admin panel go to . Then login using your email and password.


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2 Comments on Install nopCommerce Manually

  1. Michael says:

    when i build nopcommerce and log into nopcommerce i get error when tring to edit email and store im confused

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