Steps to download and install Hotfix KB2731284 for mongoDB

Hi All,

Seems, to Install MongoDB on Windows 7 operating system. We need a Hotfix KB2731284. Following are the step by step guide to install this Hotfix to run MongoDb server.

Posted by Andy on 2015-03-28 07:11:14.0


Solution : Steps to download and install Hotfix KB2731284 for MongoDB


Step 1: Search for the missing file and click on the link provided by Microsoft as per the following screenshot
           or You can directly go to this link https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2731284

Step 2: On the page that opens,click on the link shown below.
Click on Hotfix download Available

Step 3: Check the check-box and enter your email address, where you would receive the link to download the hotfix
Select the checkbox and enter your email address
 
Step 4: The following screenshot shows the email received . Click on the link provided at the bottom of the mail to install the hotfix.
confirmation message that link of hotfix has been sent to your email address

Step 5: The following screenshot shows the email received. Click on the link provided at the bottom of the mail to download the Hotfix.
           Note - This link download the a Self-Extractor zip file. Which will extract the actual Hotfix that you need to install.
check your email address to get the link of hotfix

Step 6: After download the Self-Extractor and run it. Click on Continue button
Click on Continue Button

Step 7: Now choose the folder in which you want extract the Hotfix and click on Yes
​           Note - You will find the Hotfix(a executable file) in selected directory 
Enter the folder in which you want extract the Hotfix

Step 8: Navigate to the folder where you have extracted Hotfix Windows6.1-KB2731284-v3-x64.msu and run it. ​            
Navigate to the folder where you have extract the Hotfix and run it

Step 9: Click on Yes button.​            
Click on Yes button

Step 10: Wait for the Installation completion. ​            
Wait for the Installation completion

Step 11: Click on Restart Now to reboot your computer.
            Note - without restart, changes will not reflect. also,
You have to install MongoDB Server again  ​            
Click on Yes button to restart the computer

Still, if your facing Hotfix KB2731284 or later update is not installed, will zero-out data files problem, then try following work around.

http://www.kriblog.com/bigdata/NoSQL/MongoDb/hotfix-kb2731284-or-later-update-is-not-installed-will-zero-out-data-files.html

 Cheers !!

Posted by Pathania on 2015-05-08 10:21:20.0