MODx Installation Tutorial

How to Intall MODx

There are few requirements needed for MODx to work correctly. The SiteGround Shared Hosting account meets them all:

  • Apache 1.3.x - 2.2.x (uses htaccess for Friendly URLs by default)
  • PHP 4.3.11 and above
  • Required extensions:
  • mod_rewrite (for friendly URLs/.htaccess)
  • GD lib (required for captcha and file browser)
  • Freetype (required for captcha)
  • Safe_mode off
  • Register_globals off
  • Memory_limit 32MB or more
  • MySQL 4.1.20 or newer

You will have to use one of the following browsers in order to manage your application properly:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 and above
  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0 and above
  • Apple Safari 3.1.2 and above

Manual installation of MODx

Installing MODx is very easy. Follow the detailed instructions below and you will have a working MODx script in minutes!

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