Working with a local WordPress site

  1. Install a Bitname WordPress stack.Choose a local install, turn off “in the Cloud”
  2. On your production WordPress site, install plugin Duplicator
  3. Create a backup with Duplicator
    note: you might want to exclude wp-contents/uploads and transfer that manually
  4. Save the installer and the backup archive in your Bitnami/wordpress/apache/htdocs directory.
    Make sure this directory is empty, and just contains these 2 files.
  5. Start in a browser: localhost/installer.php
    note: use login: root and password provided at Bitnami installation.
  6. New settings dialog: 
    empty: Path (if it shows a localpath, remove this)