This guide will take you through the steps to perform a quick installation of the Media Control Panel using our installation software. 

Important Notes

  • The MediaCP is now stand-alone software and no longer requires that apache/php/mysql be installed on your system.

  • This script will attempt to install various libraries and software available by your default package manager such as YUM or APT-GET.

  • The MediaCP will be installed in /usr/local/mediacp and accessible on port 2000 from http://[your-domain]:2000/
  • MediaCP 2.2 is compatible only with CentOS 6, CentOS 7, Debian 7, Debian 8 and will not install on other operating systems or versions.


Important Prerequisites

You will need to determine and have ready the following information:

  • MediaCP License Key

  • The domain name that you wish to install our software upon.

  • Wowza Media Server License.
    If you have purchased MediaCP Wowza Edition, you will also need a license from


Linux Install Script

  1. Login to your SSH
    root login is a requirement, the installation will not function if you are not logged in as root or have sufficient sudo privileges.

  2. Copy and paste the following into SSH to begin installation:
    cd /root;rm -f init;wget;chmod +x init;./init  

  3. Setup will now guide you through the installation process.
    If you have difficulty, please consult with your server administrator.