How to install OpenCart

  • 1

    Download OpenCart

    The latest version of OpenCart can be downloaded from the OpenCart website (recommended)

  • 2

    Upload files to your server

    Upload to your web server established and the OpenCart archive extracted. We will now use File Transfer Protocol (FTP) client to upload these uncompressed files to a web server.

  • 3

    Run automatic installer

    Goto the OpenCart location and it will install automatically.

Previous & Release Notes

Version Release Date Action (Latest version) August 1, 2016 (Latest version) July 31, 2016 (Latest version) July 30, 2016 (Latest version) March 2, 2016 (Latest version) January 12, 2016 (Latest version) October 6, 2015 (Latest version) May 29, 2015 (Latest version) March 31, 2015 (Latest version) December 6, 2014 (Latest version) November 30, 2014
Version Release Notes Do not use this version, download the latest release instead. Do not use this version, download the latest release instead This release includes a lot of bug fixes which can be found on the change log here: Fraud extension support Fraud labs pro module added G2A Pay payment gateway module added Google reCAPTCHA added for contact page and product reviews Amazon Login and Pay module added Global Payments module added PayPal merchant on boarding added to PayPal Express module Commit log:

Other download options

Clone the latest OpenCart version from GitHub. Visit repository.

Install OpenCart on your server via Softaculous. Learn more.

Download OpenCart in Amazon Web Services. Learn more.


These are minimum requirements needed so that OpenCart can be installed and work properly.
  • Web Server (Apache suggested)
  • PHP (at least 5.3)
  • Curl enabled
  • Database (MySQLi suggested)

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