Install Zabbix Agent on Windows

In this post I will be deployig Zabbix Agent (3.4.6) onto a Windows 2012 R2 system


1. Download the Zabbix agent on the target machine. The .zip file can be downloaded directly from the Zabbix website.

2.  Unzip the download to c:\Zabbix

3.  Copy C:\Zabbix\ to c:\Zabbix\zabbix_agentd.conf

4. Edit zabbix_agentd.conf


4. Install Zabbix Agent

cd  Zabbix\bin\win64
zabbix_agentd.exe -c c:\Zabbix\zabbix_agentd.conf –install



5. Start the Zabbix Service

Go to Start -> Administrative Tools -> Services -> Right click Zabbix Agent -> Start