How to instlal OnlyOffice Community Edition 9.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 Server

Ubuntu Tutorial – The new version of OnlyOffice 9.0 has been released with many improvements and features. Today, I will install OnlyOffice 9.0 Community Edition on Ubuntu 16.04 Server using Docker. Actually there are several options to install OnlyOffice on Linux system. And I want to try it via Docker. Before we install OnlyOffice using Docker, make sure you have installed Docker on Ubuntu 16.04.

System Requirements

  • CPU dual core 2 GHz or better
  • RAM 6 GB or more
  • HDD at least 40 GB of free
  • Additional Requirements at least 6 GB of swap
  • OS amd64 Linux distribution with kernel version 3.10 or later

Steps to install OnlyOffice 9.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 via Docker

Step 1. Update your system

Make sure our Ubuntu is up to date. Use the update and upgrade command as follow

sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade

Step 2. Download the installer

Use this command to download the installation script from OnlyOffice website


Step 3. Install OnlyOffice Community Edition

On this tutorial, I am installing OnlyOffice without Mail Server support. Please read the official documentation if you plan to install OnlyOffice with Mail Server support.

bash -ims false

Make sure there is no error. On my case I got the following error after executing the command above

the following port must be open:80

Then, I remove Apache2 web server on my Ubuntu and re execute the command and now its working. The installer will download files (more than 500 MB) from the internet, so make sure your internet is working properly.

Once completed, open a web browser and type the server IP address. For example:

Where is the IP address of my Ubuntu Server running OnlyOffice

onlyoffice configuration

The configuration process take some times. Sit back and relax.

onlyoffice configuration 2.png

Next, enter the password and your email for the portal. Finally, enjoy OnlyOffice

onlyoffice ubuntu.png

Thanks for coming.


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