Installing or upgrading ProcessWire

Covers installation of ProcessWire, troubleshooting installation and upgrading from version to version.

  • Install

    Information on how to download and install a new copy of ProcessWire from a ZIP file, from GitHub, or with Composer.
  • Upgrade

    Upgrading ProcessWire is super-simple, but we also recommend that you be familiar with these best practices during upgrades.
  • Troubleshoot

    If you’ve run into an issue during installation or upgrade of ProcessWire, find out how to fix it here.

Twitter updates

  • New post: This week we’ll take a look at a new version of FormBuilder that's on the way (with a screencast), as well as the latest version of the core: ProcessWire 3.0.140— More
    6 September 2019
  • We added WebP image support this year and many have been adopting it in existing projects. We look at a process used for migrating existing websites to WebP images— from preliminary considerations to implementation & testing, w/lots of tips & tricks too: More
    16 August 2019
  • Core version 3.0.137 on the dev branch adds the ability to hook multiple methods at once, in a single call. This post details how it works and provides a useful example of how you might put it to use in your development environment— More
    2 August 2019

Latest news

  • ProcessWire Weekly #279
    This week in the 279th issue of ProcessWire Weekly we're going to introduce some of the latest third party modules out there, and highlight a brand new site of the week. Read on!
    Weekly.pw / 14 September 2019
  • ProcessWire 3.0.140 and FormBuilder v40
    This week we’ll take a look at a new version of FormBuilder that's on the way (with a screencast), as well as the latest version of the core: ProcessWire 3.0.140.
    Blog / 6 September 2019
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