You can install FireStats in one of two ways:

  • Using the automatic FireStats installer to download and install FireStats for you.
  • Manually download the archive and upload the content to your server.

The recommended way is to use FireStats installer. you can use it to upgrade FireStats easily later.

regardless of how you installed FireStats, you still need to get FireStats to create the tables inside your MySQL database.
to do this, simply access FireStats with your browser (usually something like, and follow the on-screen instructions.
You should know your MySQL host name, username password and database name in advance. if you are not sure - please contact your system administrator.

Once you have FireStats installed into the database, go to the sites tab, add a site - and click on the help button next to your new site for integration instructions.


  • Unzip the new version on top of the old one, overwriting the old files
  • Open FireStats, depending on the type of upgrade, you may be required to upgrade the database version by clicking the upgrade button. do not interrupt the upgrade process.
Last modified 14 years ago Last modified on Dec 27, 2008, 5:43:33 PM