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Installing MongoDB

Installation Guides

MongoDB runs on most platforms and supports 32-bit and 64-bit architectures. MongoDB is available as a binary, or as a package. In production environments, use 64-bit MongoDB binaries. Choose your platform below:

After you have installed MongoDB, consider the following documents as you begin to learn about MongoDB:

Release Notes

You should always install the latest, stable version of MongoDB. Stable versions have an even-numbered minor version number. For example: v2.2 is stable, v2.0 and v1.8 were previously the stable, while v2.1 and v2.3 is a development version.