Ruby on Rails Installation on Windows 10

  • Get Rails Installer from
  • Run the executable to install ruby, rails, git etc.
  • Verify installation. If anything doesn't work, then check environment path setting.

C:\>ruby --version

C:\>rails --version

  • If rails --version gives error that system not found, then fix path inside C:\RailsInstaller\Ruby2.2.0\bin\rails.bat

C:\Users\emachnic\GitRepos\railsinstaller-windows\stage\Ruby2.2.0\bin\ruby.exe has to be C:\RailsInstaller\Ruby2.2.0\bin\ruby.exe

  • Update old binaries/gems that are part of installer running following command

gem update --system --no-document && gem update --no-document