Install the C++ agent on Windows using the MSI

Learn how to install and configure the MiNiFi C++ agent on Windows by using the provided MSI.

  1. Open the Apache NiFi MiNiFi Setup wizard, and click Next.

    The Apache NiFi MiNiFi License page appears.

  2. Check the Click here to accept this license option, and click Next.

    The Custom Setup page appears.

  3. Select the extensions you need to install.
    By default, all extensions are enabled.

  4. Click Next.
    The Service Account Information page appears.
  5. Enter a user for the windows service that is installed and a password.

  6. Click Next.
    The Agent Properties page appears as shown in the following image:

  7. Check the Enable interactive Command and Control option.
    After you enable this option, you can edit your properties.
  8. Edit the following properties:
    • Agent Class
    • Agent Identifier
    • Server Heartbeat URL
    • Server Ack URL
    • Agent Heartbeat
  9. Click Next.
  10. Click Install.