TYPO3 - Getting Started Tutorial

Welcome to Getting Started. This guide is an introduction to TYPO3 and highlights some of the core concepts, including the backend administrative interface.

This guide also contains information on how to configure the host operating system and detailed information on how to install TYPO3.


Written for new users, this chapter introduces some of TYPO3's core concepts, including the backend - TYPO3's administration interface.

System requirements

System requirements for the host operating system, including its web server and database and how they should be configured prior to installation.


The installation chapter provides detailed instructions on how to install TYPO3. It also contains information about how to deploy TYPO3 to a production environment.


Setup aims to guide you through the next steps post installation, such as adding domains, setting up additional users and configuring languages.


Troubleshoot common issues that can occur during installation. The troubleshooting chapter covers both TYPO3 CMS and the host environment, including the web server, database and PHP.

Managing backend users

Learn how to create users and configure their backend privileges.

Permissions management

Learn how to effectively structure and manage backend user groups and permissions.

Working with extensions

Discover how third-party extensions are installed and managed using Composer.

The "Introduction Package"

The "Introduction Package" is a great place to start if you are looking to test drive TYPO3 and see a prebuilt site that contains a range of example page templates and content.

Next steps

Next steps provides an overview of tasks that can be carried out once TYPO3 is installed, such as creating templates and adding content.






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This document is published under the Open Publication License.


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