Installing & Setting Up Remake
Go to the main website for Node.js, download the installer, and run it.
After you're done installing Node, you'll be able to install Remake.
Node comes with a command line program called
npm, which allows you to install packages through your terminal.
Open your terminal and run this command to install Remake globally:
npm install remake -g
Once it's done installing, you'll have access to the
remake command in your terminal.
Create the starter project
Remake comes with a working Kanban app project that you can play around with.
You can generate this starter project with the following command:
remake create example-app
example-app is the name of the directory you want your new Remake app to live in.
Change into that directory after the starter app is finished being created:
Run the dev server
In order to use and build a Remake application on your local computer, you need to run Remake's local servier.
To get the local server started, run the following command from inside your project's directory:
npm run dev
Great! Now you have a local Remake server running on your computer!
Check out in a browser!
In a web browser, go to http://localhost:3000 to see your new Kanban starter application.
- All of the application files are in the
- When you're building a Remake app, you'll rarely have to edit a file that's outside the
Before moving on to the next step,
- Load your app in a web browser
- Sign up for a user account in your app