Codeigniter is  built for PHP developers who need simple and elegant toolkit to create full-featured web application. It is a powerful PHP framework that lightweight and straightforward with hassle-free installation as well as minimal configuration. In this tutorial, I would like to show you how to install Codeigniter 3 in your server.

Step 1:

Step 2:

After download is done, move or copy the .zip folder to your server. ( If you still don't have server go to this tutorial how to install XAMPP Server)

Step 3:

Use Extract Here instead Extract folder

Unzip the .zip folder inside



Step 4:

Rename your default folder name is Codeigniter-3.1.8 (depending on your version name) into mysite (or put any name).

Step 5:

Open your browser and then browse


localhost or is your server name.

mysite is your folder name please review Step 4



How to install Codeigniter 3