Initializing MongoDB as a Service on Windows (with Replicas)

The purpose of this post is to document the required steps for setting up MongoDB as a Windows Service including Replicas. Replicas are required for transaction management in MongoDB. Here is the configuration file for the PRIMARY instance of MongoDB. # mongod.conf # data directory dbpath=C:\Program Files\MongoDB\data\db # log file logpath=C:\Program Files\MongoDB\log\mongo.log logappend=true #port number …

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