Drupal 8 Beginner Course: Installing Acquia's Dev Desktop

Rod introduces you to Acquia Dev Desktop which is a very quick and easy way to install Drupal on your computer. Acquia Dev Desktop is available for Mac and PC.

Video courtesy of OSTraining.

What is Acquia Dev Desktop?

Acquia Dev Desktop 2 allows you to install, test, and build Drupal sites locally on your Mac or Windows PC and optionally host them on either Acquia Cloud or the Acquia Cloud Free developer sandbox. Easily push or pull to synchronize your local site's code, database, or files with any Acquia Cloud environment.

Where to Download Acquia Dev Desktop

You can obtain a free copy of Acquia Dev Desktop for the PC or Macintosh on Aquia's website.

Covered in this Video

  • Installing Acquia Dev Desktop
  • Choosing Your Version of Drupal
  • Installing Drupal

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