How to Setup Environment to build lightning web components

In the past we could just use developer code tool to create all of the different components.

However, for us to develop LWC we must do a few things.




  1. Install Visual Studio https://code.visualstudio.com/

  2. Install CLI & run update

https://developer.salesforce.com/tools/sfdxcli


3. Salesforce Extension Pack


4. Install Java SDK

https://www.oracle.com/java/technologies/downloads/#java8-windows


5. Change VS code settings

Go to File | Preferences | Settings

Search for "Apex Java"

Change the path to: C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_321 (this was my default installation)

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