How to install a site from Duplicator Pro to Local

  • Do Items
    • Open Local app
    • Add new site
    • Name new site (best to name local site same as site you are uploading from Duplicator Pro)
    • Choose Your Environment – choose ‘Preferred’
    • Add username, password, and email for site
    • Change web server to ‘Apache’Navigate to Local sites folder in your computer files (Finder)
    • Go to your Local site folder /app/public and delete all files in the public folder
    • Navigate to the folder that holds your Duplicator Pro backup files
    • Copy the latest installer and archive files of the site you want to put in Local
    • Navigate back to your local site public folder
    • Paste the installer and archive files into the public folder
    • Navigate to your site in the Local app
    • Click ‘Open Site’
    • Click on the installer.php file in the webpage that opens
    • Database is localhost
    • User is root
    • Password is root
    • Click ‘Validate’
    • Click ‘I have read and accepted all terms and notices’
    • Click ‘Next’