Now that you have successfully installed and configured all pre-requisite software, let us download and install Hadoop.
- Download Hadoop 1.0 from this link
- Open Cygwin terminal (Run as Administration)
- Execute command "explorer .” to locate your home directory. It will open up Cygwin Home Directory Folder.
- Copy the Hadoop folder (you just downloaded) and place it in the home directory folder (which was opened in previous step)