CiviCRM/Installation Handbook

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Requirement / Prerequisites[edit]

  • Drupal 7
    • webspace with PHP support
    • MySQL database
  • CiviCRM 4
    • MySQL database - it is recommended to use a seperate database for CiviCRM

Installing Drupal and CiviCRM[edit]

  1. download the tarball from the Drupal website and extract it into your webspace directory:
  2. install Drupal
    • open install.php from withing your drupal directory in your webbrowser
    • set up name, enter database settings, finish Drupal installation
    • Drupal Installation Guide:
  3. download the tarball from the CiviCRM website and extract it into sites/all/modules of your Drupal installation
  4. install CiviCRM

Adding Wikimedia Modules[edit]

  1. enter into the Drupal modules directory sites/all/modules/
  2. check out the modules from the Wikimedia subversion:
Wikimedia Overlay

Special customizations on reports go to an overlay directory. Installing the overlay is optional.

  1. enter into the Drupal root directory
  2. check out the overlay from the Wikimedia subversion:

Configureing the Wikimedia Modules[edit]

Embedding / Using Wikimedia Modules[edit]