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Starting Up the MicroServer and Edge Process
To start the Edge Process, select the Edge Process and click the Start button.
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Be sure that the XMPP Subsystem is running. This is configured from ThingWorx Composer's Always On Settings.
To start the Edge MicroServer, run the following command line:
(This assumes you are in the folder of the twems.exe file and your lua script is in the etc subfolder)
twems.exe --config=.\etc\NameOfYourluaScript.lua
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It is recommended to run the XMPP MicroServer as a service.