Thank you for choosing Movable Type, the premiere solution for all your blogging needs. This file will show you how to get up and running; click on the highlighted sections for more information on that subject.
Movable Type requires the following applications:
Perl 5.6.1 or greater;
A web server like Apache, or Windows IIS;
Access to a database like MySQL, SQLite or Postgres;
The following Perl modules:
If you are upgrading to Movable Type 4 from a previous version, we recommend that you first back up your old installation. Then upload Movable Type 4's files over your old ones. Access Movable Type as you normally do, and you will be taken through the upgrade process.
Before you install Movable Type:
If you receive an "Internal Server Error" message, a configuration change may be required on your web server. Please consult our installation guide to help resolve this issue, or search our knowledge base.
Need additional information or support? Check out the Detailed Installation Guide.