- Ensure that Tomcat is started by checking to see if icon in the tray is green (Windows install).
- Download the latest
stable release of OpenMRS # Navigate to [http://localhost:8080/manager/html|http://localhost:8080/manager/html] and enter your Tomcat administrator creditials (username and password chosen when installing Tomcat) # In the Tomcat Web Application Manager, enter the location of the downloaded [OpenMRS WAR file|http://openmrs.org/wiki/Downloads] (openmrs.war) to deploy. ## The deployment could take some time while the file is copied to the folder c:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 5.5\webapps and decompressed. ## Note that the OpenMRS.WAR file is most easily downloaded with [Mozilla FireFox|http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/]. Internet Explorer tries to open the file as a Zip file. # At the end of this process, the web page will refresh and /openmrs should be displayed under Applications. Apache Tomcat should also start the application (Running = True; and in Commands, Stop is underlined)<A href="http://openmrs.org/wiki/Downloads" mce_href="http://openmrs.org/wiki/Downloads" target="_blank">stable release of OpenMRS</A>