Current Version – 2.5.1

102,128 total direct downloads since Jul 20, 2016

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Traditional Installation Package

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MODX Revolution is the world’s fastest, most secure, scalable and flexible content managmenet system, perfect for modern websites that need to stand out. It comes with over a decade of proven, real world deployments from Enterprise WCM applications to basic brochureware, and a strong Open Source legacy from day one.


To install this software, extract the files to your server and follow the basic installation guide. Advanced users who need to customize installations or download older versions can do so on our other downloads page.

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Server Requirements Overview

The guidelines below are the minimal and recommended versions of software to run MODX Revolution.

Component Minimum Recommended Recommended for Production
PHP Latest 5.5.x Latest 5.6.x or 7.0.x
Database Latest MySQL 5.5.x MariaDB 10.1.x or Percona Server 5.6.x or above
Web Server Latest Apache 2.2.x Latest NGINX 1.8.x or above

Older versions of software and additional webservers may work with MODX Revolution. Find out more in our complete guideline to recommended server requirements, which also includes PHP depedencies and more.