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Using Yii2 Improved Application Templates

by Nenad Zivkovic

Updated on March 25, 2016


Hello. In this tutorial I will explain you how to install and use Yii2 Improved Application Templates made by me. I will show you what features you will have installed out of the box and how to use them. Also I will explain you some of important yii2 features like Role-based access control and theming. Sounds interesting ? Let's get started!

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Installing Yii2 framework on Windows 8.1

by Nenad Zivkovic

Updated on February 14, 2016


In this tutorial I am going to show you how to install Yii2 framework on fresh installed Windows 8.1 operating system. With some minor changes, this guide can be used to install Yii2 on Windows 7 too, but I will not cover those details. Since recommended way of installing Yii2 framework is through Composer, we will install Composer first and then use it to install Yii2 basic and advanced templates.

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Installing Yii2 framework on Ubuntu 14.04

by Nenad Zivkovic

Updated on February 14, 2016


Hello everyone. In this tutorial I am going to show you how to install Yii2 framework on fresh installed Ubuntu 14.04 and Linux Mint 17 operating systems. This means that I will show you which packages you need to install on your system in order to be able to use composer and Yii2 properly. Then you will see how to install composer, and most important how to install basic and advanced Yii2 templates. Let's go !

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