how to install zen cart onto my local machine

I have zen cart e_commerce web site. i wish to have same replica on to my local machine. please help me with getting
the task . How will i do it.
  Thanks in advance.
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helpfinderIT ConsultantCommented:
install XAMPP on your desktop and run your zen cart locally

there are also tutorials how to migrate from your live system to test enviroment on your desktop (if you want to have the same on live and test). E.g. here

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rnsrAuthor Commented:
the company is given me .zip file . but I am unable to configure onto my local system. Please help.
helpfinderIT ConsultantCommented:
zip file of what? what is compressed in that zip file?
rnsrAuthor Commented:
Thanks for response.  solved .
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