concrete5 is available from many one-click installers. You should check with your webhost and see if they offer any of these great tools that allow you to easily install concrete5:

SimpleScripts

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Bitnami Stacks

Installatron

You can also install concrete5 by hand on these specific hosts with the following how-tos:

1and1.com

How to install Concrete5 on 1and1 hosting.

Windows Server 2003 and IIS

Install with all the parts from scratch on windows server 2003 with IIS

Installing on Windows (WampServer)

Another way to get concrete5 running on your local machine.

Windows Server 2003 and Apache

Install with all the parts from scratch on windows server 2003 with Apache

MAMP Installation

Instructions on getting concrete5 up and running on your local OS X machine, from our how-to documentation.

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