Install plugins

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment and about OS X VMs.

Coppermine comes with a plugin system that lets you add new functionality to your Coppermine installation. Available plugins are listed here.

To install a plugin, follow these steps:

  • Download the plugin to your desktop.
  • Log in to the application as an administrator.
  • Select the “Config -> Plugin Manager” menu item.
  • Click the “Browse” button. Browse to the downloaded plugin file and select it. Click “Upload” to upload it to the application.

    Coppermine plugin installation

  • Once uploaded, the new plugin will appear in the plugin list. Click the “Install” icon to install and activate it.

    Coppermine plugin installation

Last modification April 8, 2020