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System Requirements

On the server side

CMSimple 4.6 or higher requires php 5.6 or higher, recommended is php 7.4 or higher. A database is not necessary, all data is stored in .txt,  .htm or .php files.

On the PC

On the PC, a ftp program should be available, to exchange files between the PC and the Internet server and to give read and write access to files and folders on the web server.

On the user side

The user (administrator) should be able to exchange files between PC and Internet server via ftp, and to define the read and write permissions to files and folders on the web server.

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