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Install your CMS manually


WordPress is web software you can use to create a website or blog. It is based on PHP technology and features tools including a spell checker and SEO plugins.

OVH support is not authorised to respond to any question concerning WordPress configuration.

Please consult the forums dedicated to Wordpress.

  • WordPress manual installation guide:


Joomla! is an award-winning, easy to use, content management system (CMS) which enables you to build websites and powerful online applications.

The Joomla! community is very large and can provide help and contributions in all areas of the cms (help, documentation, support, themes etc.)

OVH support is not authorised to respond to any questions concerning Joomla! configuration.

Please consult the dedicated Joomla! forums instead. However, you can follow this guide:.

  • Joomla! installation guide:


PrestaShop e-Commerce Solution was built to take advantage of essential Web 2.0 innovations such as dynamic AJAX-powered features and next-generation ergonomics. PrestaShop guides users through your product catalogue intelligently and effortlessly, turning intrigued visitors into paying customers. PrestaShop is so fast that even customers with low bandwidth connections will enjoy shopping on your website!

PrestaShop started in 2005 as a student project within the EPITECH IT School in Paris, France. The software was first available in two languages: English and French and was originally named phpOpenStore. The creators decided from the onset that it would be an open-source solution. It was tested by several small merchants who helped to co-write the specifications.

Between 2005 and 2013 the software has continued to evolve. Version is available in a stable version, translated in to more than 55 languages. The PrestaShop solution, used in more than 150 countries is now the world leader of e-commerce solutions, with 150,000 online shops.

OVH support is not authorised to respond to any question concerning PrestaShop configuration.

Please consult the forum dedicated to the Prestashop solution.

  • PrestaShop installation guide:

  • If you do not yet have a hosting package with OVH you can order our Performance hosting solution which includes PrestaShop here:


Drupal is a free open-source platform based on PHP and created in 2000. Drupal builds dynamic websites quickly. It is also customisable and used by 1% of websites worldwide.

Information: Drupal 8 is not yet compatible with our web hosting packages

OVH support is not authorised to respond to any question concerning Drupal configuration.

Please consult the forums dedicated to Drupal.

  • Install Drupal manually:

You can install one of these CMS automatically in a few clicks from your customer account. Just use this guide:

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