Installing Solr on Windows 7 x64

Took a few steps to get this working. 1. Download Java SDK http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.htmlhttp://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk-7u3-download-1501626.html 2. Download Tomcat 7 http://tomcat.apache.org/download-70.cgihttp://apache.cs.utah.edu/tomcat/tomcat-7/v7.0.25/bin/apache-tomcat-7.0.25.exe 3. Download Solr 3.4.0 http://apache.mirrors.airband.net/lucene/Solr/http://apache.mirrors.airband.net/lucene/Solr/3.4.0/apache-solr-3.4.0.zip NOTE: Make sure you download 3.4.0 and not 3.5.0. 4. Install the Java SDK 5. Install Tomcat Continue reading