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XF 1.2 Error when going to index.php for the first time

I followed the guides here:

On the 3rd page, I got to the part when I browse the the Xenforo index.php page for the first time to perform the web-based setup and I receive the error below. Any ideas?

An exception occurred: Mysqli prepare error: Table 'xenforo.xf_data_registry' doesn't exist in /usr/local/lsws/DEFAULT/html/forums/library/Zend/Db/Statement/Mysqli.php on line 77

  1. Zend_Db_Statement_Mysqli->_prepare() in Zend/Db/Statement.php at line 115
  2. Zend_Db_Statement->__construct() in Zend/Db/Adapter/Mysqli.php at line 381
  3. Zend_Db_Adapter_Mysqli->prepare() in Zend/Db/Adapter/Abstract.php at line 478
  4. Zend_Db_Adapter_Abstract->query() in Zend/Db/Adapter/Abstract.php at line 808
  5. Zend_Db_Adapter_Abstract->fetchPairs() in XenForo/Model/DataRegistry.php at line 144
  6. XenForo_Model_DataRegistry->_getMultiFromDb() in XenForo/Model/DataRegistry.php at line 97
  7. XenForo_Model_DataRegistry->getMulti() in XenForo/Dependencies/Abstract.php at line 144
  8. XenForo_Dependencies_Abstract->preLoadData() in XenForo/FrontController.php at line 127
  9. XenForo_FrontController->run() in /usr/local/lsws/DEFAULT/html/forums/index.php at line 13


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You have a table missing. If your system is installed and it worked, you'll need to request help from the resource author.
Yeah the database is empty. I wonder if there is a step I am missing or maybe I need to go to /forums/install/index.php instead.

Edit: Yep that's what I did and it worked. Thanks.