atom-editor Installation and Setup Installing Atom on Mac


Example

Installing from a zip

  1. Download the atom-mac.zip zip file from the Atom GitHub repository here
  2. Unzip the file by double clicking on it in Finder
  3. Drag the Atom application into your "Applications" folder
  4. Run the Atom application.

Building from Source

Requirements:

  • macOS 10.8 or higher
  • Node.js 4.4x or later
  • npm 3.10.x or later
  • Xcode

Installation:

git clone https://github.com/atom/atom.git
cd atom
script/build

After building, install with script/build --install