Setting Up Node
Install Node on your computer to utilize Node packages
This video will show you how to download and install Node.
Download the version of Node labeled “LTS” on the main page of the Node website. For additional download options, such as different operating systems and versions, you can navigate to the Node downloads page.
After your download is complete, open the downloaded installation package and follow the installation instructions.
After installation, open your command line application of choice (if you already have a terminal open, make sure to close it and open a new terminal to get access to your installation), type
console.log('Hello World!'); and press enter. You should see
Hello World printed to the console.
If you need additional help setting up Node, or are using a Windows computer please watch one of the following videos.