A.3 Installing on Windows
Before we get into how to install Redis on Windows, I’d like to point out that running Redis on Windows isn’t recommended, for a variety of reasons. In this section we’ll cover these points:
- Reasons why you shouldn’t be running Redis on Windows.
- How to download, install, and run a precompiled Windows binary.
- How to download and install Python for Windows.
- How to install the Redis client library.
Our first step is to discuss why you shouldn’t be running Redis on Windows.