There are multiple ways to install Apex. Please click the option below that suits you best.


The quickest and easiest way to get started. A simple 4 line install, and does not require PHP to be installed on your machine.


Standard installation of Apex starting with no packages installed, and assumes you already have a machine running PHP.

YAML Install File

For fast deployment of custom configurations. No need for an installation wizard, and instead have all information in a YAML file including base packages to install.

Installation Images

Create and upload installation images to the repository, allowing for quick one-line deployment of custom configurations on remote machines.

Vanilla Ubuntu Install

Starting from a fresh Ubuntu instance from your favorite cloud provider, use this guide to effortlessly setup all dependencies and install Apex.