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Is there a way to run Elastic Search as a Windows service? It may not be possible, but I thought I would see.


asked Apr 14, 2015 in PHP by rajesh
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As of 0.90.5+, support for running ElasticSearch as a Windows Service is officially included in the Windows distribution.

http://www.elasticsearch.org/blog/0-90-5-released/

From the bin folder:

> service.bat
Usage: service.bat install|remove|start|stop|manager [SERVICE_ID]

> service install
Installing service      :  'elasticsearch-service-x64'
Using JAVA_HOME (64-bit):  c:jvmjdk1.7
The service 'elasticsearch-service-x64' has been installed.

> service start
The service 'elasticsearch-service-x64' has been started
answered Apr 14, 2015 by rajesh
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Just made an install for windows service and setup tool for settings.

https://github.com/jdzurik/ESWindowsInstaller

Requires only Java and .net and works on windows server 64bit

answered Apr 14, 2015 by rajesh

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