Getting started with Node.js

Installing Node.js on OS X

The process to download and install Node.js is quick and simple. It took me about a minute to download and install.

So what are you waiting for? Lets get started! Below is a screencast and a step by step process for anyone to follow.

A Screencast of the install process

Open a web browser and navigate to: https://nodejs.org:

Launch the installer.

Click on the “Continue” button to install the version of Node.js that you just downloaded.

Click on “Continue”, to read the license agreement.

Click on the “Agree” button, if you accept the terms.

Click on “Install” button to install the application.

When prompted to authenticate enter “Username” and “Password” and clicking on the “Install Software” button.

Click on the “Close” button to finish the install process.

That’s it Node.js is finished installing.