IP Addresses in your OwnCloud config

If you are hosting your OwnCloud at your home, then this article is relevant to you. If you are hosting it on someone else’s servers, then ignore this post.

This is a list of IP Addresses in your OwnCloud configurations that need to change when your local IP address gets changes (e.g. 192.168.1.*) or when you external IP address gets changed by your Internet Service Provider (ISP).


  • /var/www/owncloud/config/config.php


  • /etc/apache2/httpd.conf
  • /etc/apache2/sites-available/ownCloud-ssl.conf


  • Forward your HTTP and HTTPS ports to your new IP

DNS Server

  • Try to automatically update your DNS server or manually update it when your ISP changes your home’s IP address.


### cd /var/www/
### chown -R www-data:www-data owncloud

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