OnlyOffice Integration with NextCloud inside Docker

In this segment we are going to “Integrate OnlyOffice with NextCloud inside Docker”

 What is OnlyOffice ?

OnlyOffice (formerly TeamLab), stylized as ONLYOFFICE, is an open source office suite developed by Ascensio System SIA, a company with headquarters in Riga, Latvia. Solution features online document editors, platform for document management, corporate communication, mail and project management tools.
OnlyOffice is delivered either as a SaaS solution or as an installation for deployment on a private network. Access to the system is realized through private online portal.


 What we are Using ?

  • We are using Windows 7 and Docker Toolbox for this Project.


 Installing OnlyOffice on Docker

docker run -i -t -d -p 80:80 onlyoffice/documentserver
  • This command will download and run the OnlyOffice Document Server on Docker.
  • After that it will be available on http://localhost. Where localhost is the IP Address of Docker.


  • OnlyOffice Document Server minimum system requirement. 
RAM: 4 GB or more
CPU: dual-core 2 GHz or higher
Swap: at least 2 GB
HDD: at least 2 GB of free space
Docker: version 1.9.0 or later

 Installing NextCloud on Docker

docker run -d -p 8080:80 nextcloud
  • This command will download and run the Nextcloud on Docker.
  • Then you can access NextCloud on http://localhost:8080.
  • Where localhost is the IP Address of Docker.
  • Once you type the correct address you will be redirected to NextCloud Login Screen.


  • Here you can type your username and password that you want to use as a Admin Account.
  • If you want to use the NextCloud from outside your network, we recommend you to choose a strong password.
  • Once you are happy with your settings, press the “Finish Setup” button, to finalize the setup process.
  • It might take some time to finish the setup. So, please wait and don’t refresh the page.

 Enable OnlyOffice on NextCloud

  • Click on your user name initial from the Top right corner and select Apps.
  • Now, from the left side of the screen we need to click on Text and Office.
  • From this list we need to find OnlyOffice and then click on Download and Enable.


 OnlyOffice Integration NextCloud

  • Once we have Enable OnlyOffice then we need to open Settings from top right corner.
  • Now, from settings we need to click on OnlyOffice from left side of the screen under Administrator panel.
  • After that we need to type the IP Address of our OnlyOffice Document server as shown below.
  • Then we need to click on save to Integrate OnlyOffice to NextCloud.


 OnlyOffice Working on NextCloud

  • Once the integration completed you can click on the + icon next to home.
  • To create Office documents by using OnlyOffice.


Now, You are ready to use OnlyOffice with NextCloud on Docker.
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