MongoDB Package Components
The core components in the MongoDB package are:
the core database process
the controller and query router for sharded clusters
the interactive shell
exe describe the
options available for configuring MongoDB when running as a Windows
provide a superset of the
mongokerberos provide a
method for validating a system's LDAP or Kerberos configuration
respectively, and for testing that the authentication process for each
succeeds for a given username.
New in version 3.6: MongoDB is packaged with an
install_compass script, which
is a platform-specific installer for
MongoDB Compass Community Edition.
MongoDB Database Tools
Starting in MongoDB 4.4, the documentation for these tools have been migrated to mongodb.com/docs/database-tools:
For documentation on previous versions of these tools, use the version selector in the top-left corner of the web page to view the documentation for your desired MongoDB version.
Quick Links to older documentation