You need to find out more about how ownCloud works? The documentation is where you can find all information you need. And even better, you can help keeping it up to date!

As the ownCloud Project is growing fast and features are added frequently, we do appreciate your help with the documentation for all ownCloud products.

The documentation is published on and

Get involved and start contributing to the ownCloud documentation now!


The documentation consists of the

Please work in the appropriate branch:


modules/admin_manual/pages/configuration/server/config_sample_php_parameters.adoc is auto-generated from the core config.sample.php file; changes to this file must be made in core

How To Create An Issue

For detailed information on how to create an issue in the documentation repository, please refer to the “How To Create An Issue” guide. Alternatively, this video is a good starting point:



Style Guide

For detailed information, please refer to the ownCloud Style Guide. Otherwise, source files are written using the Antora Site Generator. The syntax follows the AsciiDoc style, and can also be edited from GitHub.


To know how to contribute to the docs, please refer to the contributing guide.

Building The Documentation

For detailed information, please refer to the build guide.


Happy Documenting!