Quick Start

There are two ways you could quickly try Sturdy out:

  1. Sturdy in the cloud — zero setup [jump to ⤵️]
  2. Self-hosted Sturdy instance — with a Docker one-liner [jump to ⤵️️️]

Sturdy in the cloud

Trying Sturdy in the cloud required zero setup:

  1. Download and install Sturdy
  2. After opening Sturdy, click "Sign up now"
  3. Enter your name and email address
  4. Paste the code that you received in your email

Next steps: Using Sturdy

Self-hosted Sturdy instance

With Docker installed and running on your computer:

  1. In your terminal run the following docker command:
    docker run --interactive \
        --pull always \
        --publish 30080:80 \
        --volume "$HOME/.sturdydata:/var/data" \
  2. Download and install the Sturdy App Sturdy
  3. From the Sturdy tray-icon, connect to the self hosted instance: Sturdy > Server > Self-hosted.
    Don't see your server? Restart the Sturdy app and try again.

  4. Follow the instructions in the app to register an account and setup Study

Next steps: Using Sturdy