Download the binary with your browser, create config file, start. For ease of use it is recommended to create a service. This is described in this section
creating the config file¶
You need to create a config file within the Kumpel installation directory. This is explained in the Configuring Kumpel section.
Windows Defender warning¶
On first run (depending on your Windows version) there will most likely be a warning, similar to this:
To proceed, click on “More info”. A link to “Run anyway” will appear. Click that to proceed:
Starting Kumpel on system start¶
If you just want to automatically start the steiger daemon once you log in, this is the easiest way.
- Press Win-R
- a folder opens; drop a link to the Kumpel binary in there
With Resource Kit¶
To create an actual service for Windows, refer to this documentation from Microsoft on how to create a serivce on Windows.