Install the Pre-Packaged Distribution

Installation Procedure

  1. Download the pre-packaged distribution from
  2. Unpack the distro to a directory.*
  3. Adjust the datasource according to your needs (see Manual Installation).
  4. Startup the server by running camunda-welcome.bat or by using the $TOMCAT_HOME/bin/startup.{bat/sh} script.

Production environment

*Delete the “invoice” example application when moving into a production environment.

Accessing the H2 console

You can easily access the H2 console to inspect your local H2 database (used in demo/evaluation scenarios):

  1. Go to http://localhost:8080/h2/h2
  2. Login with the following data:
    • jdbc:h2:./camunda-h2-dbs/process-engine
    • User: sa
    • Password: sa

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