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MongoDB Standalone Production installs MongoDB server.  
MongoDB Standalone Production installs MongoDB server.  


A Windows interface is provided allowing you to start and stop MongoDB server. From this interface you can start either the mongo-client or a cmd prompt. These allow you to administer mongo-databases.  
A Windows interface is provided, allowing you to start and stop MongoDB server. From this interface you can start either the mongo-client or a cmd prompt. These allow you to administer mongo-databases.  


From the drop-down menus you can create and delete databases in addition you can assign and delete users for a database.
From the drop-down menus you can create and delete databases. In addition, you can assign and delete users for a database.


Production in this context is referring to authenticated access. All databases are assigned a user name and user password. Creating a database you are forced to provide a name and password.
Production in this context is referring to authenticated access. All databases are assigned a user name and user password. When creating a database, you are required to provide a name and password.


The Admin database is pre-configured with a name and password of root and root respectively.
The Admin database is pre-configured with a name and password of '''root''' and '''root''' respectively.
 
The first task after installation is to change this Admin default password.
First task after installation is to change the Admin default password.


Independent operation is achieved using a single binary (PHP 5.3.2 compiled with common extensions including new WinBinder with UTF-8 support) extracted from phpack v0.7.5 see [http://winbinder.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1148 '''Winbinder forum'''] for details. The dll is located in phpack basic stubs folder.
Independent operation is achieved using a single binary (PHP 5.3.2 compiled with common extensions including new WinBinder with UTF-8 support) extracted from phpack v0.7.5 see [http://winbinder.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1148 '''Winbinder forum'''] for details. The dll is located in phpack basic stubs folder.


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== Download and Install ==
== Download and Install ==
=== Options 1 ===
=== Options 1 ===
* Download file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe from Sourceforge
* Download file '''''mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe''''' from Sourceforge
* Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
* Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
* To extract files, double click on file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe no need to change the path.
* To extract files, double click on file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe no need to change the path.
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=== Options 2 ===
=== Options 2 ===
* Download file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.zip from Sourceforge
* Download file '''''mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.zip''''' from Sourceforge
* Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
* Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
* Extract files, navigate to folder mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0
* Extract files, navigate to folder mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0
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For download details see [[MongoDB: Introduction | '''MongoDB Introduction (Main Start page)''']]
For download details see [[MongoDB: Introduction | '''MongoDB Introduction (Main Start page)''']]


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== Run ==
== Run ==
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Double click on file '''Run_MongoDB.exe''' located in folder mongodb_1.
Double click on file '''Run_MongoDB.exe''' located in folder mongodb_1.


* I hate nag pop-ups however this one is very important.
* I hate nag pop-ups, but this one is very important.
* Always close MongoDB before turning your PC off
* '''Always''' close MongoDB before turning your PC off.
* It needs to perform a clean up to maintain data integrity.
* It needs to perform a clean up to maintain data integrity.


The nag pop-up can be infuriating hence click '''''no''''' not to display it again at next start up.
The nag pop-up can be infuriating, but you can click '''''no''''' to not display it again at next start up.


'''''Note'':''' If you want to restore the nag pop-up delete the following file:
'''''Note'':''' If you want to restore the nag pop-up, delete the following file:


mongodb_1\control\'''no_nag.txt'''
mongodb_1\control\'''no_nag.txt'''
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Start server click '''Start MongoDB''' button.
Start server click '''Start MongoDB''' button.


'''''Note'':''' With the server running greyed out button is enabled.
'''''Note'':''' With the server running, greyed out button is enabled.


'''''Stop Server'''''
'''''Stop Server'''''
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'''Button ''Start Mongo Client'''''
'''Button ''Start Mongo Client'''''


Opens a command window and runs mongo-client. Button is enabled when server is running otherwise is disabled.
Opens a command window and runs mongo-client. Button is enabled when server is running; otherwise it's disabled.


'''Button ''Help and Information'''''
'''Button ''Help and Information'''''
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'''''Note 1'':''' When challenged by your firewall always grant Internet access
'''''Note 1'':''' When challenged by your firewall, always grant Internet access.


'''''Note 2'':''' This server runs as a standard program and not as a service.
'''''Note 2'':''' This server runs as a standard program and not as a service.
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== Menu Bar ==
== Menu Bar ==
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* '''''Configuration'''''
* '''''Configuration'''''
# ''Change Port''            - Change Mongo listen port
# ''Change Port''            - Change Mongo listen port
# ''Change Admin Password''  - Change default Admin passwordd
# ''Change Admin Password''  - Change default Admin password


* '''''Databases'''''
* '''''Databases'''''
# ''Create Database'' - Create a new database assign user and password<br>For an existing database update user password<br>For existing database assign a new user and password
# ''Create Database'' - Create a new database, assign user and password<br>For an existing database update user password<br>For existing database assign a new user and password
# ''Drop Database''    - Select a datbase and delete it          -
# ''Drop Database''    - Select a database and delete it          -


* '''''Users'''''  
* '''''Users'''''  
# Add User              - Addnew user and password to existing database
# Add User              - Add new user and password to existing database
# Delete User            - Select database lists all users select a user and delete
# Delete User            - Select database lists all users select a user and delete


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# ''Help''                  - Displays help file
# ''Help''                  - Displays help file
# ''About''                - Displays Components details and version
# ''About''                - Displays Components details and version
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=== Configuration ===
=== Configuration ===
Both menu items open the same pop-up window
Both menu items open the same pop-up window
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* Enabled only when MongoDB server stopped
* Enabled only when MongoDB server stopped
* Eneter new listening port
* Enter new listening port
* Click button Set MongoDB Port
* Click button Set MongoDB Port
* Close window (cross top right)
* Close window (cross top right)
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[[Image:Mongodb_common_2.gif]]
[[Image:Mongodb_common_2.gif]]
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=== Databases ===
=== Databases ===
These menu items require MongoDB to be running
These menu items require MongoDB to be running
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'''''Note'':'''
'''''Note'':'''


This pop-up is mufti-purpose
This pop-up is multi-purpose
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[[Image:Mongodb_create_db.gif]]
[[Image:Mongodb_create_db.gif]]
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[[Image:Mongodb_drop_db.gif]]
[[Image:Mongodb_drop_db.gif]]
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=== Users ===
=== Users ===
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[[Image:Mongodb_delete_user.gif]]
[[Image:Mongodb_delete_user.gif]]
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== Alternative control ==
== Alternative control ==
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                       you to run MongoDB's command line tools
                       you to run MongoDB's command line tools
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</pre>
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== Summary ==
== Summary ==
Running MongoDB is as simple as the above.
Running MongoDB is really simple.
 
Hey! Don’t like the control interface, change it; [[MongoDB Tutorial 3: Introduction | MongoDB Tutorial 3]]  provides details.


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Hey! If you don’t like the control interface, change it; [[MongoDB Tutorial 3: Introduction | MongoDB Tutorial 3]] provides details.


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Revision as of 00:35, 6 September 2010

 

UniServer 6-Carbo
MongoDB Uniform Server Series.

MongoDB

Introduction

MongoDB Standalone Production installs MongoDB server.

A Windows interface is provided, allowing you to start and stop MongoDB server. From this interface you can start either the mongo-client or a cmd prompt. These allow you to administer mongo-databases.

From the drop-down menus you can create and delete databases. In addition, you can assign and delete users for a database.

Production in this context is referring to authenticated access. All databases are assigned a user name and user password. When creating a database, you are required to provide a name and password.

The Admin database is pre-configured with a name and password of root and root respectively. The first task after installation is to change this Admin default password.

Independent operation is achieved using a single binary (PHP 5.3.2 compiled with common extensions including new WinBinder with UTF-8 support) extracted from phpack v0.7.5 see Winbinder forum for details. The dll is located in phpack basic stubs folder.


Download and Install

Options 1

  • Download file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe from Sourceforge
  • Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
  • To extract files, double click on file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.exe no need to change the path.
  • Navigate to folder mongodb_1.
  • Double click Run_MongoDB.exe opens control menu

Options 2

  • Download file mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0.zip from Sourceforge
  • Save to any folder (no spaces in path)
  • Extract files, navigate to folder mongo_pro_standalone_v1_0
  • Navigate to folder mongodb_1.
  • Double click Run_MongoDB.exe opens control menu

For download details see MongoDB Introduction (Main Start page)


Run

Start Windows interface

Double click on file Run_MongoDB.exe located in folder mongodb_1.

  • I hate nag pop-ups, but this one is very important.
  • Always close MongoDB before turning your PC off.
  • It needs to perform a clean up to maintain data integrity.

The nag pop-up can be infuriating, but you can click no to not display it again at next start up.

Note: If you want to restore the nag pop-up, delete the following file:

mongodb_1\control\no_nag.txt

MongoDB 1 start.gif

Start Server

Start server click Start MongoDB button.

Note: With the server running, greyed out button is enabled.

Stop Server

Button toggles displaying Stop MongoDB

Open cmd Window

Opens a command window and changes to folder: mongodb_1\bin

Provides access to Mongo’s suite of command-line tools.

Mongodb c 1.gif

Button Start Mongo Client

Opens a command window and runs mongo-client. Button is enabled when server is running; otherwise it's disabled.

Button Help and Information

Opens main read me file in Notepad.

Mongodb c 2.gif

Note 1: When challenged by your firewall, always grant Internet access.

Note 2: This server runs as a standard program and not as a service.

Menu Bar

  • File
  1. Exit - Close application
  • Configuration
  1. Change Port - Change Mongo listen port
  2. Change Admin Password - Change default Admin password
  • Databases
  1. Create Database - Create a new database, assign user and password
    For an existing database update user password
    For existing database assign a new user and password
  2. Drop Database - Select a database and delete it -
  • Users
  1. Add User - Add new user and password to existing database
  2. Delete User - Select database lists all users select a user and delete
  • Help
  1. Help - Displays help file
  2. About - Displays Components details and version

Configuration

Both menu items open the same pop-up window

Change Port

  • Enabled only when MongoDB server stopped
  • Enter new listening port
  • Click button Set MongoDB Port
  • Close window (cross top right)

Mongodb common 1.gif

Change Admin Password

  • Enabled only when MongoDB server is running
  • Enter a new password
    • Minimum of six alphanumeric characters
    • No spaces allowed
  • Click Set Admin Password
  • Close window (cross top right)

Mongodb common 2.gif

Databases

These menu items require MongoDB to be running

Create Database

  • Enter a User Name
  • Enter a password for that user  
  • Enter database name to create
  • Click Create or change button

Note:

This pop-up is multi-purpose

Mongodb create db.gif

Drop Database

  • Either enter a database name
  • Or select one from the list
  • Click Drop button

Mongodb drop db.gif

Users

These menu items require MongoDB to be running

Add User

  • Select a database from the list

New User - No user or password displayed

  • Enter a User name
  • Enter a password for that user
  • Click Click Create or change button

Existing User - User name displayed

Change password for that user

  • Enter a new password for that user
  • Click Click Create or change button

Mongodb create db.gif

Delete User

  • Select database from list
  1. Displays database in top text window
  2. Displays a list of user on right
  • Select a user from this list
  1. User displayed in top text window
  • Click Delete button

Mongodb delete user.gif


Alternative control

If you prefer to use batch files take a look in folder alt_control_2

Files:

Run_start_mongo.bat  - Run MongoDB server hidden
Run_stop_mongo.bat   - Cleanly stop MongoDB server
Run_client.bat       - Directly runs mongo-client
Run_cmd.bat          - Opens a command window changes to bin folder allowing
                       you to run MongoDB's command line tools

Summary

Running MongoDB is really simple.

Hey! If you don’t like the control interface, change it; MongoDB Tutorial 3 provides details.