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This section describes how ApacheDS can be installed and started at different platforms.
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We provide native installers for several platforms:
Additional we provide an zip or tar.gz archive.
You can download them from here.
An option for people familiar with tools like Subversion and Maven is to built the server from the sources on their own. This is described here.
Installing can be easily done using the Windows installer. Its interface and functionality is similar to other wizard based installers.
To install the ApacheDS as Windows service you need Administrator privileges.
The server can be started and stopped with the Service Configuration Manager (Programs -> apacheds -> Service Settings). You must be admin to do this.
The Service Configuration Manager also allows the configuration of several windows service settings such as:
For details look at the next page 1.4. Basic configuration tasks
The installation for different installers is described on the Apache Directory Server 1.5 Downloads page.