The server must be running before you can use Alfresco Share or Alfresco Explorer. When you install Alfresco using the setup wizard, the server is automatically installed and started as a service.
- Browse to C:\Alfresco, and double-click
servicerun.bat, or open the Control Panel
Services window and start the following services:
- If you installed Alfresco as a service, from the Start menu, select All Programs > Alfresco Enterprise > Alfresco Enterprise Service > Start Alfresco Enterprise service.
- Browse to C:\Alfresco, and double-click servicerun.bat, or open the Control Panel Services window and start the following services:
(Linux) Browse to /opt/alfresco/ and run ./alfresco.sh
Important: If you installed Alfresco using the setup wizard, the alfresco.sh script included in the installation disables the Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) feature across the system.Note: The default shell for this script is sh. You can edit the alfresco.sh file to change to your preferred shell. For example, change the #!/bin/sh line to #!/bin/bash.
A command prompt opens with a message indicating the server has started.
INFO: Server startup in nnnn ms