How to install
Fess can run on any operating system with Java runtime environment. The requirement is as follows.
Operating system: Windows, Unix, etc
Java: Java SE 17 or later
For more details, see Installation Guide.
See JDK 11 Installation.
Go to download page of Fess
Download latest Fess package from releases page.
Unzip downloaded zip file. In case of Windows environment, we recommend using 7-zip. In case of Unix, we recommend using unzip command.
$ unzip fess-x.y.zip $ cd fess-x.y
Run Fess Server
For Windows environment, double-click the fess.bat file in the bin folder to start Fess.
For Unix environments, run fess to start Fess.
Open Fess Pages
Go to http://localhost:8080/ to check whether Fess started normally.
Fess’s administrative UI is located at http://localhost:8080/admin. Default Administrator account’s username/password is admin/admin.
Change Administrator Password
After logging in as admin, you can change the password on User page.