Docs & Guides

We offer various support-, resource- and documentation channels. ownCloud thrives on community support and mutual assistance. We are very much looking forward to the sharing of ideas!

First things first

Download & install

Download and install ownCloud on your machine in a few easy steps.



Install instructions, user guides and everything you need to know about ownCloud. For users, admins and developers.


ownCloud’s main help desk. Get in touch with our community and work on solutions together.



The really in-depth instant messaging channel for and with the ownCloud community and core developers. Join here if you want to contribute!

ownCloud Talk

Customer support

The experts behind ownCloud technology help you as an Enterprise customer with your large scale environments with many users and even more files.

Get help


ownCloud’s development happens here. Participate or let us know when you’ve found a bug.

ownCloud on GitHub

You got big plans?

With our enterprise solutions, teams of 25 people or more can work together securely, digitally. 8/5 support included.



The three day ownCloud administrators training provides professional support for the installation and administration of your ownCloud. 

Register here

What’s new

Learn about cool new features, updates and bug fixes.



See all ownCloud security policies and information.


Getting started

A series meant to get you up to speed with your ownCloud

Getting started


All answers, in one place. Find here frequently asked questions and their answers.

Frequently asked questions


Get directly into our manual at the right place

For system administration

For users

For developers