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  1. Download and install Node.js from, which includes the npm package manager needed to install the Appcelerator CLI.
  2. From a terminal, run the following command to install the CLI: 

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    [sudo] npm install appcelerator -g
  3. After installation, run the setup command to install required components: 

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    appc setup

    After the CLI downloads and installs the required components, you will be prompted to login and authorize your computer.  The CLI will ask to send an authorization token to your e-mail account or as a text to your mobile phone.  Enter the authorization token once you receive it to complete the registration process.

Create a project

Using Studio

To create a new Alloy project, start Appcelerator Studio, then