How to Install Joomla CMS on Windows 11 WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla content management system on Windows 11 using Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL or WSL2).

You do not need to install any software or run a virtual machine in Windows 11 in order to install Joomla. You can now install and run Joomla CMS directly from Windows 11 via Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). Back in 2017, Microsoft released WSL and later WSL2 that lets developers run a GNU/Linux environment, including most command-line tools, utilities, and applications directly in Windows without setting up a virtual machine or dual-boot.

WSL2 is the new and improved version comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

The new Windows 11 will come with many new features and enhancements that will work great for some while adding some learning challenges for others. Some things and settings have changed so much that folks will have to learn new ways to work with and manage Windows 11.

With Windows 11, installing WSL is a bit different than in Windows 10. However, the steps below is going to show you how to do that.

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How to Install Drupal on Windows 11 WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Drupal content management system on Windows 11 using Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

You can now install and run Drupal CMS directly from Windows 11 via Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) without installing third party apps or using a virtual machine. Back in 2017, Microsoft released WSL and later WSL2 that lets developers run a GNU/Linux environment, including most command-line tools, utilities, and applications directly in Windows without setting up a virtual machine or dual-boot.

WSL2 is the new and improved version comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

The new Windows 11 will come with many new features and enhancements that will work great for some while adding some learning challenges for others. Some things and settings have changed so much that folks will have to learn new ways to work with and manage Windows 11.

With Windows 11, installing WSL is a bit different than in Windows 10. However, the steps below is going to show you how to do that.

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How to Install Moodle on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Moodle with Apache on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Ubuntu OS.

Moodle is an opensource, mobile friendly learning management system (LMS) that makes it easy to create and distribute your own courses and training materials for any purpose.

You can use Moodle to power your online course and learning websites with ease, without the need to learn how read and write complicated codes and scripts.

Now that you can install Linux OS inside Windows via WSL, the steps below show you how to install Moodle in Windows with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

With WSL, you can install and run full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run Moodle.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install PrestaShop on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install PrestaShop eCommerce platform with Apache on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Ubuntu OS.

PrestaShop is an eCommerce solution with all the features you need to create an online store and grow your business. It lets you create your own online store in your own environment with your own servers.

Now that you can install Linux OS inside Windows via WSL, the steps below show you how to install PrestaShop in Windows with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

With WSL, you can install and run full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run PrestaShop.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install Nextcloud on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Nextcloud with Apache on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Ubuntu OS.

Nextcloud is a true open source, self-hosted file syncing and sharing platform similar to Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive. It lets you create your own cloud in your own environment with your own servers.

Now that you can install Linux OS inside Windows via WSL, the steps below show you how to install Nextcloud in Windows with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

With WSL, you can install and run full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run Nextcloud.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install ownCloud on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install ownCloud with Apache on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Ubuntu OS.

ownCloud is an open source, self-hosted file syncing and sharing platform similar to Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive. It lets you create your own cloud in your own environment with your own servers.

Now that you can install Linux OS inside Windows via WSL, the steps below show you how to install ownCloud in Windows with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).

With WSL, you can install and run full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run ownCloud.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install phpMyAdmin on Windows WSL with Apache

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install phpMyAdmin on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Apache HTTP server and Ubuntu OS.

phpMyAdmin is an open source PHP application built to manage MySQL and MariaDB databases servers via intuitive web interface. All database tasks and queries can be handled by phpMyAdmin.

With phpMyAdmin, you can manage MySQL databases, user accounts and privileges, execute SQL queries and statements, import and export database content and much more.

Now that you can install Linux OS inside Windows via WSL, the steps below show you how to install phpMyAdmin inside Windows systems.

With WSL, you can install and run full Linux operating system inside Windows. Let’s get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run phpMyAdmin.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install Magento 2 on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Magento eCommerce platform on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Nginx HTTP server on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04.

Magento 2 is one of the most popular eCommerce platforms in use today to run very successful online stores. It’s an open source platform and works great in Linux systems, including Ubuntu.

If you’re running Windows and want to use Magento, using Windows with WSL 2 might be your best option and the steps below will show you how to do that.

With WSL, you can install full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run Magento.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install Joomla on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Joomla on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Nginx HTTP server on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04.

Joomla may not be the most popular content management system in use today, but its not very far behind Drupal and WordPress content management systems (CMS). It’s an open source platform and works great in Linux systems, including Ubuntu.

If you’re running Windows and want to use Joomla, using Windows with WSL 2 might be your best option and the steps below will show you how to do that.

With WSL, you can install full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run Joomla.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install Drupal on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Drupal on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Nginx HTTP server on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04.

Drupal may not be the most popular content management system in use today, but its not very far behind WordPress. It’s an open source platform and works great in Linux systems, including Ubuntu.

If you’re running Windows and want to use Drupal, using Windows with WSL 2 might be your best option and the steps below will show you how to do that.

With WSL, you can install full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run Drupal.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Install WordPress on Windows WSL

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install WordPress on Windows 10 WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) 2 with Nginx HTTP server on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04.

WordPress is the most popular content management system in use today. It’s an open source platform and works great in Linux systems, including Ubuntu.

If you’re running Windows and want to use WordPress, using Windows with WSL 2 might be your best option and the steps below will show you how to do that.

With WSL, you can install full Linux operating system inside Windows. So get Windows, enable WSL, install a Linux OS and run WordPress.

Back in 2017, Windows released the original WSL version. WSL 2 is an improvement over version 1 and comes with performance boost, full system call compatibility, and built with a new architecture and that delivers features that make WSL an amazing way to run a Linux environment in Windows.

If you have a machine that meets the requirements above to run WSL 2, then continue below.

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How to Disable AMP for WordPress Pages

This post shows students and new users how to completely disable and remove Google Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) feature from WordPress websites and pages.

AMP speeds up your website loading time and provides performance boots for your audience and visitors. It does this by cutting out a lot of HTML and JavaScript elements that tend to make websites load slowly.

However, not everyone has seen these benefits championed by Google and others. Some webmasters have reported that AMP hurts user’s engagements and performs poorly with AMP-enabled advertainments.

If you feel that your AMP pages are not very useful and hurting your users’ engagements with your website, simply disable and remove it.

If you simply disable AMP from WordPress without also adding appropriate redirects, it may cause a lot of trouble for you, including 404s, missing pages and more.

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