qdPM Free Project Management Software Installation Linux

qdPM is a free web-based project management tool which suitable for small and medium team working together on multiple projects. You can customize this tool as per your requirement. This qdPM Open Source Tool has so many features 

qdPM Free Project Management Software

  • Create, configure and Manage Multiple projects
  • Create custom tasks and reports
  • Support Tickets
  • Open discussions
  • Create users and provide access
  • Schedule projects and tasks
  • Send Email updates
  • LDAP Integration support

Download web-based project management tool

Software prerequisites

  • PHP 5.2 are above version
  • MySQL or MariaDB
  • Web Server (Apache2/HTTPD)
  • Any Linux Operating system

Centos 7 Installation

yum install php-devel php-pear mysql-devel httpd-devel php-pdo php-mysql php mariadb* php-xml httpd
systemctl enable httpd.service
systemctl restart httpd.service

Move the qdPM_9.1.zip file to /var/www/html web default path

Extract the package

mv qdPM_9.1.zip /var/www/html/
unzip qdPM_9.1.zip

Change file permissions

chown -R apache: /var/www/html/

Configure Database

Check MariaDB installation and setup guide

systemctl restart mariadb
systemctl enable mariadb
mysql_secure_installation  #Answer the questions
mysql -u root -p
create database qdPM;

As shown above setup MySQL login and create empty database remember database name and credentials

Go to browser and enter http://SERVER-IP Or http://SERVER-NAME

qdpm 9 installation

qdpm 9 installation

It will ask you for the details

Database Host: localhost

Port Number leave it blank, if your not customized

provide Database name, User name and password

Free qdpm


This is going to be an administrator account email address and password. Later point of time also you can customize this shorname and email label, application name.

Click Save.

Now login back to terminal and delete install directory

rm -rf /var/ww/html/install/

Create users and assign them an roles based on structure and start using application.

that’s it about installing and configuring Free project management software in Linux Centos 7.

Thanks.  Video Tutorial

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1 Response

  1. blank Siddheshwar says:

    i have installed qdPM but this is only core, no add new project or task options available.
    any help ?

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