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How to Install WebLogic node manager as windows service

Weblogic Node Manager is a Java utility that runs as a separate process to do common operations like start/stop managed servers, automatically restart the managed server if it stops unexpectedly and monitor the server health status irrespective of the location. This operation can be performed through WebLogic admin server console or from theĀ command line. The Node manager should be running to perform those operations. This tutorial we are covering on setting up the Node Manager as Windows service.

Step1:

Go in to your WebLogic server directory. This is the where the wlserver folder is present as shown below

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WLSERVER folder

Step2:

Go into the server\bin directory and double click the file installNodeMgrSVC.cmd, this creates a windows service named Oracle WebLogic NodeManager(Path to WEBLOGIC_SERVER_HOME)


Edit the file installNodeMgrSVC.cmd If you want to change the service name, port or listen address.
When you make any changes in the above file, do the same changes in uninstallNodeMgrSvc.cmd to make consistent.
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Node manager batch file

To uninstall the node manager service, double click the uninstallNodeMgrSvc.cmd

Step3:

Open windows services and the nodemanager service should be displayed as shown below, right click the service and click START to start the service.

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  • Muhammad Arslan

    Thanks Goivind, i have been trying ro install, but i get stuck at installing node manager as service everytime.

  • Javed Akhtar

    Thanks a lot Govind for such a detailed and handy installation guide.
    Pardon, I have stuck with Oracle WebLogic NodeManager installation. After even following the step-by-step guide, when I open windows services, I could not find Oracle WebLogic NodeManager there. Could you please let me know the reason or other way round to do this?

    • Govindan Padmanaban

      1.Open a command prompt as an Administrator , go to the Weblogic server bin directory, run the file installNodeMgrSVC.cmd and check the output

      For example:

      cd wlserverserverbin
      installNodeMgrSvc.cmd

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