Elkwin Installation/Usage



Supported platforms : Windows Vista and above

Elkwin is available as a zip file containing an installer. Simply unzip your downloaded copy and run the package :

  1. Accept License agreement.
  2. Enter license key.
  3. Specify an installation location.
  4. Installation starts. By clicking 'Details' button, you can get more detailed information about installation.
  5. At the end of the installation, the installer will give you information about the default setup.



You need to start all three Elkwin Services in the following order due to dependencies:

elkwin_elasticsearch, elkwin_logstash and elkwin_kibana.


You need to configure <inst.dir>/logstash/logstash.conf according to your needs. Logstash comes with a default set of plugins and can be extended further by using the plugin manager. Check our Elkwin FAQs for some recipes.

 Elasticsearch API endpoint is available at http://localhost:9600:

Logstash API endpoint is available at http://localhost:9600:



Elastic/Kibana web interface is available at





This one is easy too:

  1. Run the uninstaller.

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