You.i Engine One app development is supported on Windows with C++ for:
Windows is one of the three available development platforms for You.i Engine One. See Install for a complete list of target platforms and associated development platforms.
Before you get going, there are a few third-party tools to install.
nodejs-ltsand the NPM packager)
ruby --versionfrom your command prompt.
cmake --versionfrom your command prompt.
The following tools are optional, but most developers need them. We suggest you install them.
VLC (64-bit) is needed only if you’re using a video player in a You.i Engine C++ project.
VLC_PLUGIN_PATHthat points to your
VideoLAN\VLC\pluginsfolder. (The default folder is
PATHenvironment variable and append both the above mentioned
pluginsfolder and the parent
You need a You.i Engine One product key. If you don’t have one, request one here.
Install the You.i TV command line interface tool. Then, using your provided API key, install You.i Engine One.
yarn global add youi-cli youi-tv login # Enter your API key or user name when prompted. youi-tv install 6.7.0 # If asked, accept most recent version of Babel or other dependencies
Our CLI comes with a special command,
youi-tv doctor, that verifies the availability and versions of third party tools on your system.
youi-tv doctor to identify any dependency mismatches.
Install any missing tools or versions and run doctor again to verify.
If you’re not planning to develop for a given platform, don’t worry too much about its requirements for now.
Just remember the
youi-tv doctor command and run it again if you expand your target platforms.
You can always use
youi-tv doctor --help to get more information about doctor.
Congratulations, you’ve completed You.i Engine One installation for your Windows development platform.
Now you can build and generate your first app.