Configuration of ElasticSearch on windows machine

19 / Sep / 2012 by Umar 0 comments

I try to find the installation process for elasticSearch, but didn’t get a right way to install, after along search on google i got below link:

looked helpful but still very tricky and a lot of effort

Recently in my project, I got stuck while installing elasticsearch plugin on windows machine.
ElasticSearch is built using Java setting the JAVA_HOME environment variable.

1. Download the elasticsearch installer latest version from

To run elastic, execute file : C:\Program Files\elasticsearch\bin\elasticsearch.bat
But you can easily convert it into a service that runs on startup
2. Set the PATH environment variable

PATH  = C:\Program Files\elasticsearch\bin\elasticsearch.bat

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