Download Elastic Agent (experimental)

Release date:
June 18, 2020

This is an experimental release so the features available here may change or be removed in a future release and are not subject to the support SLA. You must use this experimental release in a dedicated test cluster because there is no migration path for upgrading.

This default distribution is governed by the Elastic License, and includes the full set of free features.

This experimental release also has several limitations. Please see our Ingest Management documentation to learn more.

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Installation steps


Download the Elastic Agent for your chosen platform, and then extract the files.


On Windows, open an Administrator command prompt and run the installation script

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To run the Elastic Agent in standalone mode, edit the elastic-agent.yml configuration file and then execute:

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