Error on starting ES 5.4.1 on Win10 or Win2008 R2


(Eric) #1

Hi there

Getting this error when starting ES 5.4.1 via CMD:
C:\elasticsearch-5_4_1\bin>elasticsearch.bat
Error: Could not find or load main class org.elasticsearch.bootstrap.Elasticsearch

Setup:
Download and Setup JAVA (jdk-8u131-windows-x64.exe)
Set JAVA_HOME to JDK install DIR (C:\java\jdk1_8_0_131)
Downloas latest ES (elasticsearch-5.4.1.zip)
Unzip to C:\elasticsearch-5_4_1
Try to start > C:\elasticsearch-5_4_1\bin>elasticsearch.bat

Thanks for your help!


(Eric) #2

Sorry, my download of ES 5.4.1 was corrupted...

Downloaded it again and works :slight_smile:


(system) #3

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