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Version: 1.0

APEX Getting Started

APEX introduce

If you have installed Websoft9 APEX, the following steps is for your quick start


  1. Get the Internet IP of your Server on Cloud
  2. Check your Inbound of Security Group Rule of Cloud Console to ensure the TCP:80 is allowed
  3. Connect your Server and get default username and password of APEX
  4. Complete Five steps for Domain if you want to use Domain for APEX

APEX Initialization

Steps for you

  1. Using local browser to visit the URL http://DNS or http://Server's Internet IP, you will enter initial wizard of APEX

  2. Complete initialization

  3. login to your APEX(Don't have password?)

Having trouble?

Below is for you to solve problem, and you can contact Websoft9 Support or refer to Troubleshoot + FAQ to get more.

APEX interface 502 error?

Refer to:

APEX QuickStart

This task xxxx is for your APEX QuickStart

APEX Setup

Configure SMTP

  1. Prepare your SMTP parameter

  2. Start to configure APEX

  3. Test it

DNS Additional Configure

Complete Five steps for Domain ,Set the URL for APEX

  1. step1

  2. step2

Reference sheet

The below items and General parameter sheet is maybe useful for you manage APEX

Run docker ps, view all containers when APEX is running:

CONTAINER ID        IMAGE               COMMAND                  CREATED             STATUS              PORTS                                NAMES


APEX configuration file: path/config.php


In addition to common ports such as 80, 443, etc., the following ports may be used:

8080APEX original portOptional


View in console


sudo docker start | stop | restart | stats apex