./app/node_modulesfolder. Unfortunatly, the node-canvas dependencies cannot be installed through a simple
npm install. Instead, the easiest way to install the node-canvas dependencies is as follows:
npm config set msvs_version 2015 --globalbefore trying to install node-canvas to avoid "The tools version "2.0" is unrecognized. Available tools versions are..." errors
SitecoreDXG-Dev-<version>.<build>.zipto your machine and extract in a location of your choosing. Note that it does not matter where you unzip and store the SitecoreDXG folder, but the location you choose will be the parent of your installation directory. The actual installation directory will be the
cd ./appand run
npm install node-canvas --global. If the command is successful, attempt to run
npm installin the folder again. Otherwise, or if the
npm installfails with a new error then refer back to the Step 1a (dependency installation).
./app/settings.jsfile and confirm or update the settings (documented inline) as needed
npm run-script install-windows-service.
npm run-script uninstall-windows-service
./app/settings.jsfile (the default paths are
./settings.jsfile you should restart your SitecoreDXG Generation Service. Some settings are okay to change without restarting the service, but most are not and the safest thing to do is restart the service.