The Node.js installation package can be found at https://nodejs.org/en/download/. Download the latest Long-Term Support (LTS) version for your operating system. In this book, we are using the Windows 10 operating system, and you can get the Node.js MSI installer for it, which makes installation really straightforward.
When you execute the installer, you will go through the installation wizard, and you can do so using the default settings:
Figure 7.1: Node.js installation
Once the installation is complete, we can check that everything proceeded correctly. Open PowerShell, or whatever terminal you are using, and type the following commands:
These commands should show you the installed versions of Node.js and