FAQ Frequently Asked Questions

What is NextCloudPi? NCP an officially recognized Nextcloud community project that provides a working Nextcloud instance out of the box in the form of SD card image for the Raspberry Pi, Odroid HC1 and other boards, x86 and ARM docker containers, and an installer for any Debian-based system. How do I install NextCloudPi on a […]


Welcome to the NextCloudPi wiki! This is a collection of information about how to install NextCloudPi and most of the configuration options. Please contribute – this is how open source communities thrive! To do so, register here, and leave a comment on NCP Wiki Team’s Telegram group, if you need translator or editorial rights. Also […]

Why is my Pi so slow

Why? The RaspberryPi has very limited in IO because micro SD card is slow and the USB-Bus is shared between USB(-Storage) and Ethernet(Network). Circa 35 MB/s are shared between USB (the external storage when Nextcloud-data is moved there) and Ethernet. rpi-usb-discussion. Data is pulled from and pushed to RAM, micro-SD-card and if used, USB-Storage. Micro […]

Should I use a Raspberry Pi

Hi, I’m looking to use NextcloudPi; should I use a Raspberry Pi? You certainly can! The latest Pi model will have better performance, but has a few downsides as nicely described in What’s Wrong with the Raspberry Pi. If you want to learn more about rpi’s power requirements, this article will be of use. Pi […]

How to install Webmin to nextcloudpi

This guide will help you to install Webmin to nextcloudpi. I tried to install webmin to nextcloudpi on odroid xu4 and I had some troubles, so I decided to write an short guide how to do it. Maybe the same problems are existing on some of the other images of nextcloudpi. At first I started […]