This project is to install the following afliate script on 2 web site.
[url removed, login to view] Affiliate Manager - Version 1.6.2
Installation of JAM can be completed in a few easy steps. This guide will show you how to install the software successfully on your server.
* JAM is not supported when run on the Windows Operating System
Database Creation - MySQL Database
*[url removed, login to view] Affiliate Manager requires access to a MySQL Database Server
Before beginning the Installation, you must first login to your web hosting account or server and create a new MySQL database for this application. You may also use the PHPMyAdmin tool to create a new database via a simple web interface. Otherwise, please consult your server documentation on how to create one.
You can also create the MySQL Database using the command line. If you have access to the command line, type in the following commands:
mysql - u username -p
Change username to the username you use to access the database. You will now be asked for your database password. Type it in.
CREATE DATABASE jrox_affiliates;
Change jrox_affiliates to the database name of your choice.
You now have your database created. You may proceed with the installation.
Make sure to have your database access details on hand before beginning the installation.
JAM Installer (Windows-based Machines Only)
Select whether to download the Zend-Encoded or Ioncube-Version. We recommend using the Zend-Encoded version of JAM.
Run the [url removed, login to view] file located in the installer folder
Follow the onscreen instructions to begin the installation.
Enter your FTP details:
FTP Address: [url removed, login to view]
FTP Username: ftp_username
FTP Password: ftp_password
Installation Directory: the directory you want to run JAM from. Normally set to "affiliates".
Install Folder: the folder you want to install JAM in. Normally, "/home/public_html" or "/home/www"
Install Location URL: [url removed, login to view]
Click Next and Install and it will start uploading your files to your server.
Once you've finished uploading the files, click Finish. This will automatically open a browser window to the web-based portion of the setup. Just follow all the onscreen instructions to continue.
Once you are done, you will need to delete the [url removed, login to view] file before logging in.
Manual FTP Upload
Open up the ftp_upload folder
You can either unzip the [url removed, login to view] file onto your machine, or upload it as is and unzip it on your web server
Using an FTP software, upload either the /affiliates folder or [url removed, login to view] onto your web site. (UPLOAD ALL FILES IN BINARY FORMAT)
Once all files are uploaded, if you uploaded the zip file, then you need to extract this onto your site. If you use cPanel, you can use the File Manager option in the control panel to extract this to your web directory. By doing this, it will create an /affiliates folder with all the JAM files in it.
Browse to the /affiliates/includes/[url removed, login to view] file and change the permissions for it to world-writeable or "777"
Browse to the /affiliates/banners folder and change the permissions for it to world-writeable or "777"
Run the web-based installer by going to [url removed, login to view] and follow the on-screen instructions.
Once the install has finished, you will need to delete the [url removed, login to view] file before logging in.