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Create New Project: Select Project Type

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Welcome Screen | Create New Project

Use this dialog box to create empty projects or generate project stubs for developing Web applications.

The left-hand pane of the dialog box shows a list of project types for which stubs can be generated. The contents of the right-hand pane depend on the selected project type.

Project Type Pane

  • Empty Project: choose this option to get just a project folder without any contents. Specify the path to the project folder in the Location text box and click Create.
  • HTML5 Boilerplate: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the HTML5 Boilerplate template. See Create New Project: HTML5 Boilerplate for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Web Starter Kit: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated in accordance with the Web Starter Kit requirements. See Create New Project: Web Starter Kit for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • React Starter Kit: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated according to the React requirements. See Create New Project: React Starter Kit for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Twitter Bootstrap: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Twitter Bootstrap template. See Create New Project: Twitter Bootstrap for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Foundation: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Foundation framework template. See Create New Project: Foundation for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • AngularJS: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the AngularJS framework template.
  • Dart Web Application: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated for a Dart application.
  • Node.js Express App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some project sources generated based on the Express framework. See Create New Project: Node.js Express App for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
    The option is available only if the Node.js plugin is installed and enabled. The plugin is bundled with WebStorm and activated by default. If the plugin is not activated, enable it on the Plugins page of the Settings / Preferences Dialog as described in Enabling and Disabling Plugins.
  • PhoneGap/Cordova App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the PhoneGap, Apache Cordova, and Ionic frameworks. See Create New Project: PhoneGap/Cordova for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.
  • Meteor App: choose this option to have the project structure set up and some sources generated based on the Meteor frameworks. See Create New Project: Meteor Application for a description of the fields in the right-hand pane.

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Last modified: 20 July 2016