Getting SchemaType installed and ready-to-go should only take a few minutes. If it ever becomes a pain, please file an issue (or submit a pull request) describing the issue you encountered and how we might make the process easier.


Installing SchemaType is easy and straight-forward, but there are a few requirements you’ll need to make sure your system has before you start.

  • Linux, Unix, or Mac OS X
  • NodeJS

Install with NPM

The best way to install SchemaType is via NPM. At the terminal prompt, simply run the following command to install SchemaType:

$ npm install schematype

All of SchemaType’s dependencies are automatically installed by the above command, so you won’t have to worry about them at all. If you have problems installing SchemaType, check out the troubleshooting page or report an issue so the SchemaType community can improve the experience for everyone.

Now that you’ve got everything installed, let’s get to work!