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1 Installing the Binary Release

1.1 Windows

The system is delivered as a Windows Installer executable. Get it from http://www.erlang.org/download.html

Installing

The installation procedure is automated. Double-click the .exe file icon and follow the instructions.

Verifying

  • Start Erlang/OTP by double-clicking on the Erlang shortcut icon on the desktop.

    Expect a command-line window to pop up with an output looking something like this:

    Erlang/OTP 17 [erts-6.0] [64-bit] [smp:2:2]
    
    Eshell V6.0  (abort with ^G)
    1>
  • Exit by entering the command halt().

    2> halt().

    This closes the Erlang/OTP shell.

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