This guide shows how to quickly get started with Molybden SDK.
- Install Node.js version 16.0 or higher.
- Install GCC or Clang that supports C++11 or later:
sudo apt install build-essential
Creating a Molybden app
Make sure your current working directory is the one where you intend to create a project. Run the following command in your command line:
npm create molybden-app@latest
This command will install and execute create-molybden-app, the official Molybden project scaffolding tool. You will
be presented with prompts for your project/application name (e.g.
MyApp), the preferred frontend framework (e.g.
and language (e.g.
Once the project is created, follow the instructions to install dependencies and run your first Molybden app in development mode:
cd MyApp npm install npm run molybden dev
You should now have your first Molybden app running!
When you are ready to ship your app to production, run the following:
npm run molybden build
This command will create a production-ready build of your application in a native executable format and place it in the
Now that you have created a Molybden project, you can follow the Tutorial where you will learn how to create your first Molybden app.