- JDK or JRE version 8+ [For me its version 15.x]
- Apache Tomcat version 9+
Warning: I tried to install the latest Jenkins version 2.263.1. However noticed that on completing the msi installer, the browser does not redirect to the Unlock Jenkins screen. It simply redirects to http://localhost:8080 with nothing to show. Check more details here.
Download an older version of Jenkins. I randomly chose version 2.190.3. Unzip it to a folder
Once you click Finish, you will be directed to the following screen
You need to enter the InitialAdminPassword from the indicated location and click Continue
Select Install suggested plugins and then allow the plugins to get installed
All but the following plugins failed to install
Finally you get to see the Jenkins home screen
You can chose to upgrade to the latest version of Jenkins from Jenkins Dashboard.
In this article, we learned a step-by-step approach on how to install Jenkins on a Windows 10 machine.
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