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Upgrade to Nextcloud 13

Upgrade Nextcloud 13 Before we start upgrading our server please create and verify a backup of your entire environment. It is described in a separate post called “Nextcloud installation guide ext.”. Then ensure having...


Nextcloud 12 installation guide

EXPIRED: Please switch to: Nextcloud 13 installation guide Nextcloud in less than 20 minutes oDroidC2, Ubuntu 16.04.03 LTS 64 Bit, NGINX 1.13.9, PHP 7.1.15, MariaDB, Redis, Nextcloud 12.0.5, additionally hardened with fail2ban. (Just adjust...


Nextcloud 12 Installationshandbuch

Abgelaufen: Wechseln Sie zum Nextcloud 13 Installationsleitfaden Nextcloud in weniger als 20 Minuten   oDroidC2, Ubuntu 16.04.03 LTS 64 Bit, NGINX 1.13.9, PHP 7.1.15, MariaDB, Redis, Nextcloud 12.0.5, zus√§tzlich abgesichert mit fail2ban. (Bitte nur...


Nextcloud Client (Ubuntu)

Nextcloud Client (Ubuntu) First add the Nextcloud-PPA to your system: sudo -s add-apt-repository ppa:nextcloud-devs/client Then run an update and install the Nextcloud client: apt update && apt install nextcloud-client FiInally edit your environment and...


Roundcube alongside Nextcloud

We will run Roundcube 1.3.6 in a subfolder alongside and within Nextcloud on your NGINX, enhance security using TOTP (2FA) + fail2ban and finally add functionality using a carddav plugin for Nextcloud contacts. To...


Apache2 with http/2.0

Nextcloud with http/2.0 You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted but recommended PPA by adding ppa:ondrej/apache2 to your system’s Software Sources. Add the following repository to your system:


Apache2 and letsencrypt

Install letsencrypt As root-user change to your preferred working-directory and clone letsencrypt-software using git. Then change to the new letsencrypt-directory and request the certificates:


Apache2 SSL A+ (Nextcloud)

Find my Apache2 configuration files (vhosts) below and receive an A+ ranking from First create the Nextcloud vhost to redirect from http (:80) to https (:443):


Apache2 using mpm_event

Install and tweak Apache2 & PHP7.1 Install Apache2 and choose the preferred Muti-Processing-Modul (MPM) mpm_event_module (documentation) as your worker. Run-time configuration directives are identical to those provided by worker, with the only addition of...


Using Nextcloud’s command line

(1) Use Cron or Ajax to run Nextcloud background jobs (2) Re-Scan your Nextcloud data (3) Cleanup Nextclouds filecache (4) Remove deleted files (5) Disable or enable apps (e.g. two-factor authentication or gallery) (6)...

Nextcloud more secure using clamav

Make your Nextcloud more secure using clamav and Nextcloud’s file-antivirus app. Just install clamav on your server and make just few configuration steps.

deSEC – dyndns for Nextcloud

First register (german: registrierung) an account and wait for the credentials sent by email. Then start to install and configure the dyndns client. To install ddclient, use