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This default distribution is governed by the Elastic License, and includes the full set of free features.
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The pure Apache 2.0 licensed distribution, is available here.
Download and unzip Filebeat
Filebeat can also be installed from our package repositories using apt or yum. See Repositories in the Guide.
Edit the filebeat.yml configuration file
Start the daemon by running sudo ./filebeat -e -c filebeat.yml
sudo ./filebeat -e -c filebeat.yml
Dive into the getting started guide and video.