We continue to broaden the integration with our officially introduced partners, ownCloud and Nextcloud. Following the technical cooperation plans, we’ve released the new version of ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors that you’re able to connect to both cloud storage platforms. Just follow the easy instructions of our today’s blog post and learn how to do it.
By connecting ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors to your ownCloud or Nextcloud, you are able to:
- use features available in your desktop suite instance and not present in the online editor, including local plugins, fonts, and spellchecker;
- directly access print service;
- get advanced work with buffer to avoid browser clipboard limitations.
To download the current version of the desktop editors, please visit this page.
*Please note that Desktop Editors’ connection to ownCloud, or Nextcloud requires ONLYOFFICE Document Server to be installed.
Step 1. Once desktop suite is launched, click Connect to cloud on the left side panel, and then click the ownCloud, or Nextcloud icon.
Or click any of three icons/buttons, and select the needed option from the drop-down menu:
Step 2. Specify the URL of your cloud office, and click the Connect now button:
Note: The data in the screenshots is exemplary
Step 3. Sign in to your account entering a username/email and a password:
Done! Now you can edit and collaborate on your ownCloud or Nextcloud documents right from ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors:
Download the new version of ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors for free, and try the newly released integration feature yourself:
Would like to learn what to expect next from ONLYOFFICE cooperation with our new technological partners? See the full plans for ownCloud and Nextcloud. In case you have any technical difficulties, please contact us at support.onlyoffice.com.