Strapi is an open-source content management system that makes it possible to create various digital products. Strapi presents itself as a headless CMS – a back-end content management system for cross-platform content delivery. It comes with a modern content management interface, versatile tools and a set of plugins. Strapi’s customizable API options enable content building and collaboration on the web, mobile and desktop platforms.
To provide Strapi users with the ability to edit and collaborate on office documents online, it’s possible to integrate the Strapi content management platform with ONLYOFFICE Docs using an official integration app. ONLYOFFICE Docs is an open-source office suite that offers a free community edition and paid commercial versions for businesses and software developers.
The ONLYOFFICE package comprises web-based collaborative editors for documents, spreadsheets, presentations and fillable forms, and a viewer for PDF and DjVu files. ONLYOFFICE Docs opens and edits Word, Excel and PowerPoint files because it’s perfectly compatible with Microsoft Open Office XLM formats (DOCX, XLSX and PPTS).
ONLYOFFICE Docs comes with official integration apps for different file storage solutions, LMS solutions and DMS platforms, including Nextcloud, Seafile, Nuxeo, ownCloud, WordPress, Confluence, Alfresco, Redmine, SharePoint, Moodle, Chamilo, etc.
In this guide, we will tell you how to install and integrate Strapi with ONLYOFFICE Docs on Ubuntu to enable real-time document editing and collaboration within the Strapi content management platform.
What you’ll learn
This guide describes how to connect ONLYOFFICE Docs to the Strapi platform on Ubuntu via the official integration app developed by ONLYOFFICE to allow Strapi users to edit and collaborate on documents, spreadsheets and presentations in real time.
What you’ll need
Node.js (only LTS versions like v14 and v16);
npm (v6 only) or yarn to run the Strapi CLI installation scripts;
ONLYOFFICE Docs (Community Edition or Enterprise Edition);
ONLYOFFICE integration app for Strapi.