Step by step setup Liferay 6.2 CE in local PC

Okay now I will guide you to setup Liferay 6.2 CE in your local PC,

1. Download Liferay 6.2 (or latest stable version) in here , for the beginners I suggest you to download Liferay Bundle with tomcat (for development purposes). 

2. After downloaded, please create a folder in the root drive (eg. D:/liferayRnd) and create sub folder which name is “bundles” ,


3. Extract the liferay package to the bundles directory that you’ve made on step 2.


4. Open your console and go to D:\liferayRnd\bundles\tomcat-7.0.42\bin, you can start liferay using command startup


5. As default Liferay using H2 SQL db, you can change database when first time running


6. The configuration will be saved in D:\liferayRnd\bundles\ you can add at the same directory to override portal setting.

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