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Opencart double install possible?

Category: Opencart

2013-03-18 9:56 am EST

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Does anyone know if it is possible to have two separate installations of Opencart in the same domain: one in the root and the second in a directory.

If yes, how can I do it?

Many thanks

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5,889 Points
2013-03-18 10:31 am EST
Thank you for your question Ugo!

You can install the Open Cart software with Softaculous to the domain by leaving the <strong>In Directory</strong> box blank. Then you can install the second Open Cart again on the same domain by entering the subfolder name in the <strong>In Directory</strong> box. That way you have an install on the domain doc root and in the sub directory.

Best Regards,
James R

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Thank you for your kind reply.
I have a problem now:
I made two separate opencart installations, one in the root and one in the /en/ directory.
When I open the /en/ directory website (, I can see all internal links pointing correctly to the same /en/ path, but after clicking on any of those links, I am transferred to the root website (
I checked the paths in the config files of the /en/ website and they are all correct, and also the en-specific mysql db, so what can be the problem?
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2013-03-20 4:25 am EST
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