Get Started in Seconds

To get started with engram, you will need to install Node.js. Once set up with Node.js use your terminal to install and sign up with engram.

Install Node.js

To install Node.js:

  1. Navigate to the Node.js official website.
  2. Select the 18.15.0 LTS option. When the download is complete, open the installer.
  3. Select Continue to proceed with the installation.
  4. When prompted to agree to the terms of software license agreement, select Agree
  5. To complete the installation, select Continue and Install

Install engram

Open your terminal:

On Mac:

  1. To open Spotlight Search, select Command + Space
  2. In the search bar, type "terminal"
  3. Select Terminal

On PC:

  1. To open the Run Window, press the Windows key + R
  2. In the search bar, type "wt"

To install engram:

  1. Copy this command into your terminal:
    npm i -g @engramhq/cli

Sign Up

To sign up for Engram:

  1. Copy this command into your terminal:
    eg signup
  2. Create a username. Your username will be used as a prefix for your preview URLs
  3. Create a password

Once complete, a session is automatically stored on your system, so you can use engram without having to log in again.


If you need to login on a new machine, you can do so through your terminal.

To login to Engram:

  1. Copy this command into your terminal:
    eg login
  2. Input your username and password.

Create a Project

An engram project is where you will preview and comment on in progress web application. To create your first project select a template type.

Select a Template

Select a template type: