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installationCaché Monitor installation instructions

Caché Monitor requires Java 7 to be installed. You can download the latest Java Runtime Environment from Oracle's Java site.

  • The latest Version of Caché Monitor can be downloaded from here

  • Caché Monitor does not require an installer. To install Caché Monitor, you will need an unzip tool. You can download a free, cross-platform unzip tool, Info-Zip, available at

  • Unzip Caché Monitor into a folder (directory) of your choice (for example, C:\Program Files\CacheMonitor). The ZIP archive will not add any entries to the Windows Start menu, add desktop launchers or even register the software in the Windows registry.

    You can now start Caché Monitor as described below:


    Double-click cachemonitor.jar or cachemonitor.exe

    Mac OS X

    Double-click cachemonitor.jar

    Other Java Platforms

    Open a shell and change to the directory where you unpacked the downloaded archive. At the prompt type: java -jar cachemonitor.jar

    After Caché Monitor starts, you must register one ore more Caché Server. Do that by by right-clicking the Caché Server Group node in the Server Navigator and selecting Add Server. Enter the needed information and press OK.

    By expanding the new Server node, Caché Monitor connect to this Caché Server and you can browse Namespaces and somthing more. Check the context menu for more options. Read here more about first steps.

    Uninstallation of Caché Monitor is simply done by deleting the complete Caché Monitor directory.

    Caché Monitor stores information about registered Caché Server, SQL history, and temporary files. This information is stored in and under the user home directory, which has the following location:

    • On Windows systems: the HOME environment variable location,adn than ...\.cm

    • On Mac OS X systems: ~/.cm

    Caché Monitor comes with many different driver version for Intersystems Caché out of the box. But maybe die right one isn't included than you can add more driver. You find the JDBC Database-Driver in your Caché installation folder: ...\CacheSys\Dev\java\lib\CacheDB.jar