dizzyPages Installation Requirements - A web server with PHP (http://www.php.net/downloads.php) and MySQL (http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/4.0.html) installed. - Prepare a MySQL database and user for dizzyPages to use. These may be preexisting or shared for other uses. All dizzyPages database objects are prefixed with 'DZE_' to insure that they do not conflict with existing database objects. - MySQL must have InnoDB (http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/InnoDB.html) storage active. Installation steps 1 Unzip the archived dizzyPages zip file into a programs directory. This directory should not be located in the web servers content directories. Possible directories are: Linux: /var or /opt Windows: C:/Program Files After the archive is unzipped you will have an [install directory] like: Linux: /var/dizzypages or /opt/dizzypages Windows: C:/Program Files/dizzypages 2 Use a text editor to update the [install directory]/htdocs/dze.xml configuration file. Set the directory value to your [install directory]. 3 Use a text editor to update the [install directory]/config.xml configuration file. Set the mysql_server, mysql_db, mysql_user, and mysql_password so that dizzypages has access to the MySQL database. 4 Move the contents of [install directory]/htdocs to the root content directory of your web server. 5 In a browser run the http://[your server address]/dze_install.php installation script. If the script reports an error, correct the error then rerun the installation script. Upon successful completion the installation script will report that 'dizzyPages installation completed ...'. 6 Click the 'dizzyPages CASE tool' hyperlink to enter your newly installed dizzyPages. 7 Register a new user and log in to start building a dizzyPages application.