Before you start

A step-by-step guide to set up your development environment for building exporters.


Make sure following is true before continuing further:

  • npm 7 or 8 is installed on your machine
  • Node.js 16, 18 or 20 is installed on your machine
  • You have basic knowledge of JavaScript/TypeScript. Building exporters is easy, but this will come in handy!

Additionally, to be able to modify or build exporters:

Supernova VSCode extension allows you to run, test and use the exporter packages you will create and immediately see the code output produced in your local filesystem. You can then use it to make the packages available to your design system for further use, like automation.