install react-native(RN) and check how to make a project.
you can see more detail about installation at react-native.
before installing react-native
before installing react-native, you have to install (Mac)Node, Watchman / (Windows)Node, python2. you need to install xcode for developing iOS and Android Studio for developing Android.
we will introduce the installation using xcode for Mac and using Android studio for Windows.
- install Node, Watchman using Homebrew on Mac.
brew install node brew install watchman
download and install xcode: App store
Command Line Tools: we need to configure Command Line Tools in Xcode. open Xcode and select
Preferences...on the menu.
Locations on the menu, and select the most recent version in
Command Line Tools on the bottom.
- install Node, puthon2 using Chocolatey on Windows.
choco install -y nodejs.install python2 jdk8
- donwload and install Android studio: Download
when you install it, select “Custom” and check below list for installing.
- Android SDK
- Android SDK Platform
- Performance (Intel ® HAXM)
- Android Virtual Device
need to install Android SDK
Android 8.0 (Oreo)version.
Appearance & Behavior → System Settings → Android SDK.
- Android SDK Platform 26
Google APIs Intel x86 Atom_64 System Image
- Android SDK Build-Tools: 26.0.3
add ANDROID_HOME to environment variables.
- Variable name: ANDROID_HOME
- Variable value: c:\Users\YOUR_USERNAME\AppData\Local\Android\Sdk
create Android virtual device: see managing-avds
- “x86 Images” tab
- Release name: Oreo
- API Level: 26
- ABI: x86_64
- Target: Android 8.0
install react-native-cli using npm.
npm install -g react-native-cli
create new project
react-native init proejct-name
check new project
cd project-name // ios react-native run-ios //android react-native run-android