Download the Magento CE Downloader Script
1. Go to the Magento Community Edition download page.
2. In the Downloader section, select one of the following formats for the archived downloader. The
archive file name is: magento-downloader-x.x.x.zip (or .tar.gz, or .tar.bz2). The size of the
archive is approximately 46K.
3. Click the Download button. While the file is downloading, take a moment to look over the
resources on the Magento Community page
4. Extract the archive to a directory of your choice on your local computer. The name of the
extracted file is: downloader.php