Install Find as a Windows Service

To run Find as a Windows service, you must download a copy of the Windows service wrapper from, and change the name of the winsw.exe executable file to find.exe.

Ensure that the Find home directory and port are correctly configured in the find.xml configuration file. You must also ensure that find.exe, find.xml, and find.war are all in the same directory.

Run the following command from the Windows command line to install Find as a service:

find.exe install


You can also use the following commands with find.exe:

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