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Part 1: Starting a Project

Step 1: Logging into Monaca

  1. Open a Command Prompt window (for Windows) or Terminal window (for Mac) and type the following command:
$ monaca login
  1. Then, you will be asked to input email and password of your Monaca account.
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Note

You can use monaca signup command if you need to sign up.

Step 2: Creating a New Project

  1. Create a new project by using the command below:
$ monaca create PROJECT_DIRECTORY
  1. Then, you will be asked to choose either Sample Apps or Templates to create a new Monaca project. In this tutorial, let’s choose the Sample Apps option. Then, select jQuery TODO App.
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  1. After creating the project, the project’s folder will be created on your PC. You can then use any local editors to develop your Monaca projects.
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Note

You can also use Monaca CLI to import or clone your existing projects from Monaca Cloud.