Quick create

Want a Wordpress site? - Just click Menu > Quick create > Wordpress, specify a “Name” (ex. myblog), Laragon will:

  • Create correspond database: myblog
  • Download the latest version of Wordpress
  • Extract the code to C:\laragon\www\myblog
  • Generate correspond pretty URL:
    http://myblog.oo

Olala, you get what you want effortlessly in a few minutes!!!

“””WordPress is famous for its “5-minute quick install,” but using the Laragon quick create feature you can do it in 3 minutes”””
Source: Best WAMP Server for Local WordPress – Laragon is Easy by David McCan

Some images:

  1. Quick create a Laravel project from an online compress link (Laravel 7z):
    0_1467989930886_quick-create-website.png

  2. Laragon is downloading & extracting data…
    0_1467986139777_quick-create-laravel-project.png

Laragon can handle 7z, tar.gz, zip or composer. Believe or not, Laragon can create a Laravel project in LESS THAN A MINUTE. Just try it: Menu > Quick create > Laravel 7z

Laragon comes with some pre-defined projects. You can add another projects easily yourself. Just click Menu > Quick create > Configuration and edit the configuration file.

The file is: {LARAGON_ROOT}\usr\sites.conf

# Options
AutoCreateDatabase=true
Cached=true

# Wordpress
Wordpress=https://wordpress.org/latest.zip

# Joomla
Joomla=https://github.com/joomla/joomla-cms/releases/download/3.5.1/Joomla_3.5.1-Stable-Full_Package.zip

# Prestashop
Prestashop=https://www.prestashop.com/ajax/controller.php?method=download&type=releases&file=prestashop_1.6.1.5.zip&language=en

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# Drupal
Drupal 8=https://ftp.drupal.org/files/projects/drupal-8.1.1.tar.gz
### Drupal 7=https://ftp.drupal.org/files/projects/drupal-7.43.tar.gz

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# Laravel
Laravel=composer create-project laravel/laravel %s --prefer-dist

Laravel 7z=https://github.com/leokhoa/quick-create-laravel/releases/download/5.2.31/laravel-5.2.31.7z


### Laravel 4=composer create-project laravel/laravel %s 4.2 --prefer-dist
Lumen=composer create-project laravel/lumen %s --prefer-dist

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# CakePHP
CakePHP=composer create-project --prefer-dist cakephp/app %s

# Symfony
Symfony=composer create-project symfony/framework-standard-edition %s

Notes:
#: Comment
—-: Menu Separator
AutoCreateDatabase: if true, Laragon will automatically create a database correspond to project name.
Cached: if true, compress files from remote servers will be stored in {LARAGON_ROOT}\tmp\cached, next time Laragon doesn’t need to download them.