exe is the build of the MongoDB Shard
mongos) for the Windows
exe has all of the features of
mongos on Unix-like platforms and is completely compatible
with the other builds of
mongos. In addition,
exe provides several options for interacting with
the Windows platform itself.
mongos.exeas a Windows Service and exits.
If needed, you can install services for multiple instances of
mongos.exe. Install each service with a unique
--serviceDisplayName. Use multiple instances only when sufficient system resources exist and your system design requires it.
Sets the service name of
mongos.exewhen running as a Windows Service. Use this name with the
net start <name>and
net stop <name>operations.
Default: Mongo DB Router
Sets the name listed for MongoDB on the Services administrative application.
Default: Mongo DB Sharding Router
For descriptions that contain spaces, you must enclose the description in quotes.
mongos.exeservice in the context of a certain user. This user must have "Log on as a service" privileges.