Installing the Database Tools on Windows¶
The MongoDB Database Tools are a suite of command-line utilities for working with MongoDB. Use this guide to install the Database Tools on the Windows platform.
Starting with MongoDB 4.4, the MongoDB Database Tools are now released separately
from the MongoDB Server and use their own versioning, with an initial
100.0.0. Previously, these tools were released
alongside the MongoDB Server and used matching versioning.
For documentation on the MongoDB 4.2 or earlier versions of these tools, reference the MongoDB Server Documentation for that version of the tool:
MongoDB Server Compatibility¶
MongoDB Database Tools version
100.5.0 supports the following versions
of the MongoDB server:
- MongoDB 5.0
- MongoDB 4.4
- MongoDB 4.2
- MongoDB 4.0
While the tools may work on earlier versions of MongoDB server, any such compatibility is not guaranteed.
The MongoDB Database Tools version
100.5.0 are supported on:
- Windows 8 and later
- Windows Server 2012 and later
The MongoDB Database Tools can be installed with an MSI installer, or downloaded as a ZIP archive. Select the tab below depending on your desired installation method: