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How to set up Bibledit Cloud.

You can ask someone to do this for you. If you want to do so, please ask for assistance on the bibledit-general forum:

There are also instructions for those who are comfortable in setting up their own server and domain. See the Installation guide below:

How to install Bibledit Cloud on Ubuntu Server

Bibledit Cloud is easy to install. Under most circumstances, installing Bibledit Cloud is a simple process and does not take too long to complete. 

The following guide will help.

[1] Basic Instructions

Here’s the quick version of the instructions for those who are already comfortable with performing such installations. More detailed instructions follow [2].

1. Obtain a VPS with a VPS provider such as

2. Open a terminal on this VPS.

3. Install the required software: $ sudo apt install software-properties-common

4. Add the Bibledit repository: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bibledit/ppa

5. Read the repository: $ sudo apt update

6. Install Bibledit: $ sudo apt install bibledit-cloud

7, Bibledit will be accessible through the IP address or the hostname of the VPS port 8080. Example:

8. Open the web address in a browser, follow the instructions on the screen to configure Bibledit Cloud, and log in.

That’s it! Bibledit Cloud should now be installed.

[2] Detailed Instructions

Here is a very detailed post about how to obtain a virtual private server and how to install Bibledit Cloud on it: