PrestaShop is one of the ready-made solution for creating and managing an online business. It is also a ‘freemium’ and open source e-commerce solution. This can be installed from your Web Hosting server (Shared) or uploaded to your server.
For proper branding, using your own URL/domain name can help out with your business. PrestaShop doesn’t provide a default URL but it will ask you for a website address. If you wish to do changes with the address, there are two ways on how you can change your site URL.
via Admin Site
Step 1. Log in to your PrestaShop Admin page.
Step 2. Click Preferences and choose SEO & URLs.
Step 3. Scroll down and locate Set Shop URL. Enter your domain name under Shop and SSL Domain.
Step 4. Click Save.
Step 1. Log in to the cPanel using this link format: http://yourdomain.com/cpanel/
Replace yourdomain.com with the Main Domain Name connected to your hosting.
Step 2. Click phpMyAdmin under Databases panel.
Step 3. Locate and click on PrestaShop database.
Step 4. Find the ‘user_shop_url’ table and click it.
Step 5. Click Edit. Type your domain name under ‘domain’ and ‘domain_ssl’.
Step 6. Click Go to save the changes.
|Note: For ‘user’ it can be anything for PrestaShop. User under the name of a database, it is your cPanel username.|