* To install this software, extract the files to your server and follow the basic installation guide. Unless you need to customize an install, e.g., changing the Manager location or name, download the Standard version.

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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.