- Download the Memcached Win32 library here: http://code.jellycan.com/memcached. Just get the Win32 binary (direct link). Extract the downloaded archive file in a directory (e.g.
c:memcached). There should be a
- Run a command prompt as an administrator. Some info on how to do that here.
Install memcached as a service. Go to the memcached directory, type and run:
memcached.exe -d install
If you get an error saying “MSVCP71.dll is missing”, see this page for a solution.
Start the memcached service by running:
memcached.exe -d start
You can verify if memcached is running by executing this in the command line:
wmic process get description, executablepath | findstr memcached.exe
You should see a result list showing memcached.exe and its full path.
More info about memcached: