On Windows if you want Manticore to start at boot, install Manticore as Windows Service.
Manticore can be started and stopped from the Control Panel or from the command line:
sc.exe start Manticore
sc.exe stop Manticore
If you don't install Manticore as Windows service, you can start it from the command line:
.\bin\searchd -c manticore.conf
If Manticore is installed using HomeBrew, you can run it as a Brew service.
To start Manticore run the following command:
brew services start manticoresearch
To stop Manticore run the following command:
brew services stop manticoresearch