Shopware Installation Guide

Welcome to the Shopware developer community! Follow these steps for a successful start into Shopware development.

System Requirements

Before you start, you should check if your environment meets the requirements.


Simply follow the instructions on our file for installing the Shopware developer version.

If you want to install the latest stable release of Shopware, download it here and follow these instructions.


To make it easy as possible for you to develop with and for Shopware, a good IDE is one of the most important things. Our recommendation here is PhpStorm. Have a look at this article so see why.