Looking to try Umbraco?

Umbraco Cloud is the easiest and fastest way to use Umbraco yet with full support for all your custom .NET code and integrations. You're up and running in less than a minute and your life will be made easier with automated upgrades and a built-in deployment engine.

Powered by Microsoft Azure. No credit card needed. Free 14 day trial and pricing starts at just 25 EUR including hosting.

When you want to integrate custom .NET code, you can clone it to your local machine as it's all powered by Git and even comes with a powerful deployment setup out of the box, that lets you deploy new iterations of your site with the click of a button. See how it works:

Download Umbraco

If you want to DIY you can download Umbraco either as a ZIP file or via NuGet. It's the same version of Umbraco CMS that powers Umbraco cloud, but you'll need to find a place to host yourself and handling deployments and upgrades is all down to you.

PM> Install-Package UmbracoCms

Current Version: Download 7.12.4 - See all previous releases

We recommend using Microsoft Visual Studio 2015+ or Microsoft Visual Studio Code with the IIS Express plugin. Make sure to check the full installation guide

  • Microsoft Windows Vista+ or Microsoft Windows Server 2012+
  • Microsoft IIS or Microsoft IIS Express
  • Microsoft SQL Express 2008+
  • Microsoft ASP.NET 4.6+

Umbraco 8 - Nightly Builds

Umbraco 8 is the upcoming new major release of Umbraco with native support for Language Variants, Infinite Editing and Content Apps. You can access a pre-release nightly build of Umbraco 8 using NuGet with:

PM>Install-Package UmbracoCms -Pre -Source 

Check out the getting started for details on setup and requirements.

You can also access the project directly on GitHub.