Istio is an open source service mesh. The documentation for installing it on windows is a bit vague, and the website only provides documentation for nix based systems.
istioctl.exe executable from the official istio releases page and extract then place it in a folder your choice. Next will be adding it to your environment variable.
Adding the to environment variable will be straight-forward, add the directory location of the istioctl to
Install the istio namespace and services in kubernetes.
Also set istio to automatically inject Envoy sidecar proxies when deploying applications and services to default namespace.
Determine if Kubernetes cluster is running in an environment that supports external load balancer.
Check if there are any problems presented in
Also, check the endpoint if its empty or returning any headers and data.