How to install and start MongoDB

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How to install and start MongoDB

Step 1- Go to the official website of MongoDB and download MongoDB software and follow below instructions.

For a 64-bit operating system

https://www.mongodb.com/download-center/community

For a 32-bit operating system

https://www.mongodb.com/dr/fastdl.mongodb.org/win32/mongodb-win32-i386-3.2.14-signed.msi/download

Step 2- In C drive make a folder with name data and in data folder make another folder with name db.

Step 3- Assign Port to MongoDB

Open Command Prompt and enter in bin folder


C:> cd program files

C:Program Files> cd MongoDB

C:Program Files>MongoDB> cd server

C:Program Files>MongoDB>Server> cd 3.2

C:Program Files>MongoDB>Server>3.2> cd bin

C:Program Files>MongoDB>Server>3.2>bin>

Here 4.0 is version

Now run command


C:Program Files>MongoDB>Server>3.2>bin> mongod

This command assigns you port 27017

Remember don’t close this Command Prompt

Step 4-To enter in MongoDB shell version

Open new command prompt and go to bin folder then run command


C:Program Files>MongoDB>Server>3.2>bin> mongo

You are now in MongoDB shell

Thank you

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