Part One - Installation

The Database


Currently, MODX fully supports two database engines, MySQL and its forks and clones, and the Microsoft SQL Server. Thanks to the MODX being designed using xPDO, a comprehensive ORB system based on PHP's PDO database abstraction library, more can and will be added as time goes on.

There are a few things you need to know about your database before installing MODX.

Database setup

Susan Ottwell
August 2016