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 Download v2.2.1-4 | Size: 8.84 Mb
SHA1: 3c59e6a315d2a87c8c70ed9c1e0bdd96eaf29e81

Note: if you are upgrading, please use the automatic updater from Settings ยป System Update and your site including all its multi-sites will be upgraded automatically. System update will not change anything in your subsite (/web) directory

If this is your first time, please read the recommended system requirement and Installation instruction. If you have any questions, please use our support forum.

Release note (2019 November 13)


  • IMPORTANT: Please backup your site files and database before proceeding.
  • IMPORTANT: To upgrade an existing site, please click Settings - System Update. You may get a Javascript error when upgrading from the 2.1.x series, however simply refresh the page and it should be back to normal. If you encounter any error during upgrade, please post it in the forum.
  • Errata #4: Blog category may not appear on the backend during new item creation (Nov 12, 2019)
  • Errata #4: UI layout was incorrect for the password reset form, removed the inner row/column
  • Errata #4: File type check for media manager upload
  • Errata #4: Fixed zh-CN (simplified Chinese) translations
  • Errata #3: fixed layout where the treeview on the left has many items exceeding the browser's viewport. The left column has a scrollbar now and the tag has been changed to the default div. This actually caused an extra scrollbar to be displayed on Firefox and it is a known issue. Fixed blog primary category not being updated after the document has been saved.
  • Errata #2 - fixed Fontawesome 5 iconpicker that caused an icon to be generated when saving a menu item.
  • .htaccess update - option for both multi-site and single-site to always forward to HTTPS
  • New - Extension Gallery. This is an "app store" for SCHLIX where developers can showcase their extension and upload their work
  • Updated - extension installation/uninstallation now requires a password
  • Fixed - user history tab was gone after upgrade to v2.2.x
  • Fixed - Esc key doesn't close dialog box (backend admin)
  • Fixed - French translation
  • Fixed - Minor bug - block and app visibility
  • Fixed - Minor bug - toolbar button on smaller screen
  • Fixed - Automated installer
  • Fixed - Workaround for duplicate sitemap URL for html app
  • Updated - better user interface for password change and email change in the administration area
  • Updated - Font Awesome Free 5.11.2
  • Improved: install/uninstall now requires admin password
  • Improved: better user interface for user administration (change email and change password have been separated)
  • New x-ui tag: accordion

Packages for various platforms


Available SCHLIX CMS version: 2.2.1-3.

Softaculous is a script installer for cPanel, Direct Admin, Plesk, H-Sphere, Interworx server. In addition to Softaculous, SCHLIX CMS can also be installed in one click via their other product families: Webuzo and AMPPS. You can use AMPPS for your local development on Mac OS X and Windows.

Netenberg Fantastico F3

Available SCHLIX CMS version: 2.2.1-3.

Netenberg Fantastico F3 is an automated web script installer for CPanel and non-Cpanel server.

Microsoft IIS/PHP

Available SCHLIX CMS version: 2.2.1-2 (IIS).

Get it from Microsoft Windows Web Gallery.

SCHLIX CMS is one of the few CMS that made it to Microsoft Windows Web App Gallery back in 2012.

Minimum configuration: IIS 7.x, PHP 5.6/MySQL 5.5. Recommended configuration: IIS 8.x, PHP 7.x/MySQL 5.7. Tested on Windows 10 and 2012R2. Please note that URL Rewrite 2 for IIS must also be installed. When you use Microsoft Web Platform Installer, it will be automatically installed as well.

AWS Marketplace

Available SCHLIX CMS version: 2.2.1-3.

Free tier available. Simple image (no load balancing, no redundancy). Amazon AWS Cloud Formation, AMI.


Available SCHLIX CMS version: latest.

We have created a sample docker container and the build is running Ubuntu 18.04 with PHP 7.2 and MySQL 5.7 as well as 16.04.1 LTS with PHP 7.1 and MySQL 5.7.

APS Standard

APS Standard package has been deprecated since APS will be discontinued.

Additional Information

SCHLIX CMS is 100% free for both commercial and non-commercial projects [SCHLIX Shared Source License]. It has been tested on Apache 2.2 and 2.4 on BSD/OS X//Solaris/Windows 2008/2012R2/Linux (Centos and Oracle 7.x, OpenSuSE LEAP 42.x, and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS) with PHP5.6 and PHP7.x with MySQL 5.5+. It is compatible with CPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, H-Sphere, Interworx, VestaCP and ISPConfig. Note: for IIS version, please only use the one officially listed in Microsoft Windows Web App Gallery above.

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