The steps for performing this installation are essentially the same as for installing Drupal on a local machine. Some other hosting packages will come with one-click installation tools such as Fantastico—a commercial script library that automates the installation of web applications to a web site. Fantastico scripts are executed from the administration area of a website's control panel, such as CPanel. The scripts typically create tables in a database, install the software, adjust permissions, and modify the web server's configuration files.
Although they may look like a god send, hosting providers offering Fantastico do have several minuses: