5 Simple Steps to Download & Install Jenkins on Windows

In this article, We are going to perform How to Download and Install Jenkins on Windows.

Introduction

Jenkins is one of most popular open source automation tool written in java with built in plugins for Continuous Integration.
It is server based application and have to setup on web servers like Apache,Tomcat.
Jenkins is popular because of  it monitors the repetitive tasks which arises during development of project, For ex, if your team developing a project, Jenkins will continuously trigger code,test your project build and shows the early stage of errors in early stage of development , according developers fix the code error and deploys to production.

In this article, We are going to install and configure Jenkins on Windows Server 2016,
Before installing jenkins we have to install JDK and currently Jenkins supports JDK8 can be downloaded from https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html this link.
Next, download the latest jenkins ( 2.150.2 )  for Windows from this link https://jenkins.io/download/ and click on windows, once downloaded unzip the and double click on jenkins.exe file.         

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Click “Next” to start the installation.

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Next, Clink on “Change” button if you want to install to different folder , here i am installing to default folder and click on “Next” button.

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Click On “Install” button to start installation process.

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Once done, Clink on “Finish” button to complete installation process.

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Next, You will automatically be redirected to a local Jenkins page to browser, or you can paste the URL http://localhost:8080 in a browser.

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To unlock Jenkins, copy the password from the file at C:\Program Files (x86)\Jenkins\secrets\initialAdminPassword and paste it in the “Administratorpassword” field. Then, click the “Continue” button.

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Next, You can install either the suggested plugins or select plugins you choose.here, we are selecting Install suggested plugins and wait till complete.

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Next ,we have to create an admin user and password for Jenkins. Put in your details and click “Save and Continue.”

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Next, Clink on “Save and Finish” button.

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Now, click “Start using Jenkins” to start Jenkins.

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Finally, We have Successfully installed Jenkins on Windows Server 2016, Below is Jenkins default Page,
http://localhost:8080

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2 thoughts on “5 Simple Steps to Download & Install Jenkins on Windows”

  1. Nice tutorials Shivads.
    can you please add for Linux we well with conman issues and troubleshooting steps.
    Thanks.

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