Nextcloud 15.02 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Nextcloud, the true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service, which is a fork of Owncloud has recently been updated to version 15.02…. This is a minor release which focuses security and functionality bug fixes, not rewrites of major systems that risk user data!

Some notable changes included in this release are, Calendar/Contacts fixes that improve the cancel-event messages, security-relevant changes now allow fonts to be provided in data and improve Proxy handling as well as better password reset handling when using encrypted storage….

Nextcloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers… It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices..

For more about this release, please visit its blog page

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Nextcloud Server 15 is Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

NextCloud, the true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service, which is a fork of OwnCloud has recently been updated to version 15 and this brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to install or upgrade to it on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10….

This is a major release and brings with it a new social feature called Nextcloud social, a new design and grid view, workflow features and 2-3x faster loading performance, enforces 2-factor authentication (2FA) and enables a new generation real-time document editing….

Nextcloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers… It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices..

This release improves on many previously released features of the 14 series, including security, collaboration features like adding a note to a share, video verification, 2-factor authentication provider, support for PHP 7.2 and many more…

For more about this release, please visit its blog page

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Nextcloud 14.04 Released — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

NextCloud, the true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service, which is a fork of OwnCloud has recently been updated to version 14.04 and this brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to install or upgrade to it on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 18.10….

This release contains bug fixes, improves the reliability and some security fixes… in total, about 60 issues were fixed in Nextcloud 14…

Nextcloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers… It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices.

The major 14.0 release brought many improvements, including security, collaboration features like adding a note to a share, video verification, 2-factor authentication provider, support for PHP 7.2 and many more…

For more about this release, please visit its blog page

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NextCloud 14 is Now Available — Here’s How to Install / Upgrade on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS

NextCloud, a true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service, which is a fork of OwnCloud has recently been updated to version 14 and this brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to install or upgrade to it on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS….

NextCloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers… It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices.

This release comes with many improvements, including security, collaboration features like adding a note to a share, video verification, 2-factor authentication provider, support for PHP 7.2 and many more…

For more about this release, please visit its blog page..

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Install NextCloud Server using Composer on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 Support

For students and new users looking for help installing the latest version of NextCloud Server ( 13.0.6 ) from Github using Composer with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support, the steps below should be a great place to start…

When you use Composer to install NextCloud packages, you can easily upgrade from the commmand line with Composer, which is much simpler…

To upgrade NextCloud, you must manually upgrade its core files and other packages when new versions are available…. and doing that using its starndard method can be challenging for some users…

This brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to install / upgrade NextCloud from Github repository via Composer with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS servers…

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Install NextCloud Desktop Client on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 Desktop

NextCloud provides a true open source self-hosted cloud storage services… It’s a fork of OwnCloud which provides similar services… To allow client computers connect to NextCloud servers, they’ll have to install NextCloud client app to provide transparent access to data on any storage…..

Use the desktop clients to keep your files synchronized between your Nextcloud server and your desktop… It support Windows, Mac OS and Linux systems…

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install NextCloud desktop app on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 and future Ubuntu like 18.10 desktops…

If you want your files and data syncronized across all your devices, you’ll want to install the client….

Whether you’re a small or large enterprise, NextCloud desktop client can help your team communicate and colloborate… and these conversations will be available on the desktop, mobile devices and everywhere you have NextCloud client installed…

NextCloud desktop client enables productivity across any platform, whether in the office or on the road, to share, collaborate and communicate across organizational boundaries.

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Install NextCloud on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

I have been messing around with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS server recently…. and the steps below is how I got NextCloud installed with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 support….

NextCloud is a true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service and a fork of OwnCloud. Like DropBox and other cloud storage services, NextCloud provides similar functions and unlike the other proprietary storage services, NextCloud is free to use…

NextCloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers. It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices.

This brief tutorial shows students and new users steps to install and configure NextCloud on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Servers in your own environment.

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Setup NextCloud on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support

Since Ubuntu 18.04 LTS was released… I have been testing it in my lab environment… and the steps below is how I got NextCloud installed with Apaches, MariaDB and PHP 7.1 Support…

NextCloud is a true open source, self-hosted cloud storage service and a fork of OwnCloud. Like DropBox and other cloud storage services, NextCloud provides similar functions and unlike the other proprietary storage services, NextCloud is free to use…

NextCloud enables private cloud services on users’ own servers. It’s a self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with it you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices.

This brief tutorial shows students and new users steps to install and configure NextCloud on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Servers in your own environment.

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Install NextCloud on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Nginx, MariaDB, PHP 7.1 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS

NextCloud is a true open source self-hosted cloud storage services… It’s a fork of OwnCloud and can be used to create a DropBox like experience in your own environment..

NextCloud is an open source, self-hosted file sync and share app platform that enables private cloud services on users’ own servers and environments. NextCloud provides similar functions like DropBox and other cloud storage services, and it’s free to download and install on your own servers without paying service providers.

In today’s environments, NextCloud is frequently being installed with SSL/TLS encryption so that all traffic to and from the platform is protected over HTTPS. This is a great way to secure your data on NextCloud.

This brief tutorial shows students and new users steps to install and configure NextCloud on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Servers with Nginx, MariaDB, PHP and Let’s Encrypt support to host NextCloud in their own environments.

To learn how to install NextCloud on your servers, follow the steps below:

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Install NextCloud on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2, MariaDB, PHP 7.1 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS

OwnCloud and NextCloud are two self-hosted cloud storage services… however, only NextCloud is truly open source… NextCloud is a fork of OwnCloud… If you’re looking for a 100% open source self-hosted cloud storage services, then NextCloud should be your choice.

This post shows you how to install NextCloud on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Apache2, MariaDB, PHP and Let’s Encrypt SSL support. NextCloud is a fork of OwnCloud. Like DropBox and other cloud storage services, NextCloud and OwnCloud provide similar functions and unlike the others, they both are free to use.

Both are open source software that enable private cloud services on users’ own servers. OwnCloud and NextCloud are self-hosted file sync and share app platforms and with them you can access & sync your files, contacts and data across your devices.

In today’s environments, NextCloud is frequently being installed with SSL/TLS encryption so that all traffic to and from the platform is protected over HTTPS. This is a great way to secure your data on NextCloud.

This brief tutorial shows students and new users steps to install and configure NextCloud on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Servers their own environment.

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