Installing Mongo Compass version 1.22.1 on my Windows 8.1 Pro machine, it gets stuck initializing “something”.
Trying to connect it opens a new Mongo Compass instance/window… In addition, I tried to get an older version but couldn’t find it. Also, I tried to install a newer version, 1.23 beta, but I got the same interminable “Initializing” message. Please advise.
Try to install stable version
Make sure anti virus or other programs not blocking your install
Please search our forum.Similar issue reported like Compass getting stuck at activating plugins stage
One fix is to add C:\Windows\System32\Wbem to your path