codeigniter tutorial


  • PHP >= 5.6 is recommended
  • MySQL or Postgres

Installing Codeigniter

STEP1)Download the codeigniter from official website, link given below


Once you open the link, there you will see three different codeigniter versions –

2.x – legacy version

3.x (Recommended) – current stable version

4.x – upcoming version

In this tutorial we are using CodeIgniter 3.1.11

STEP2)Extract the downloaded folder and rename the folder name (example: codeigniter) and place it inside C:\xampp\htdocs folder in your local server

STEP3)Test the installation

Open the following link in your web browser.