Getting Started

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Comply with free OSL 3.0 license

Open Software License (OSL 3.0)

Check minimum system requirements

  • Web Server (Apache, recommended)
  • 1.3 branch PHP v7.3 or above. 1.2.16 require PHP v5.6 or above. PHP 8.0 supported
  • MySQL v5.7+. Note MySQL v8 require php 7.4+
  • Curl or fsock support
  • GD support
  • fileinfo php extension

Download Latest AbanteCart archive or extract source code from GitHub

Install AbanteCart application with one of following options:

Easy Install on your own computer (to test or develop)

You can install AbanteCart with one of the following installation services
 Docker Installation
Also for testing or development of AbanteCart you can install free application  XAMPP on your PC or MAC computer and install AbanteCart into it. See instructions.

Easy Install on your hosting account

If you have web hosting account, most hosting companies will support click installation of AbanteCart. If you do not have hosting yet, check this list of hosting companies that support AbanteCart.

Install as an instance on a cloud

If you are ready to start a cloud instance with AbanteCart running on it, this is possible with Bitnami

Host your ecommerce site with top quality provider

We have pre selected optimal hosting solutions for AbanteCart users. Once you activate the account, you can get ecommerce setup with easy click AbanteCart installation. Check top pick hosting providers for AbanteCart ecommerce platform

Manually install on your server or computer

You can perform traditional installation on your computer or server. Check traditional installation instruction here


Please help us maintain and expand AbanteCart features. Together we will have an Ideal Open Source Ecommerce Solution for everyone.