ownCloud documentation

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:


configuration_server/config_sample_php_parameters.rst 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.

Style Guide

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


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

Building The Documentation

For detailed information, please refer to the build guide.

Importing Files

For detailed information, please refer to the importing files guide.


Happy Documenting!

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