Contao Manager is the management tool for Contao 4 Open Source CMS


Contao is an Open Source PHP Content Management System. Contao Manager is a graphical tool to manage a Contao installation. Visit the project website for more information.

The application is distributed as a Phar file, you should only work with this repository if you want to help with development of the app.

System requirements

  • PHP >= 5.5.9 or PHP 7.*
  • PHP Intl extension
  • PHP OpenSSL extension
  • allow_url_fopen must be enabled in PHP
  • proc_open and proc_close PHP functions


Install PHP dependencies using Composer.

$ composer.phar install

Install Javascript dependencies using NPM.

$ npm install



Contao Manager is licensed under the terms of the LGPLv3. The full license text is available in the LICENSE file.