Help and Communication

Getting Involved


There are a variety of ways to get involved and seek help if and when you need it. Here’s the best ways.

Community Support Forum

Ask questions on ownCloud Central. We strongly recommend using ownCloud Central, as it hosts dedicated FAQ pages. These include topics which address typical mistakes and commonly occurring issues.


Ask questions on RocketChat:

Social Media

Ask questions on social media:

IRC Channels

Chat with us on IRC ( You can chat via the web with, or use your favorite IRC client. The channel names are:

  • Setup: #owncloud

  • Testing: #owncloud-testing

  • Development: #owncloud-dev

  • Design: #owncloud-design


If you need to contact a maintainer of a certain app or division you can find the details at