The theme Dev Kit is a software provided to Newired users that let them create and customize themes with ease.
All the information in this article can be also found in the README file inside the devkit folder.
Installing the devkit
In order to be installed and to work properly, the devkit needs you to install Node.js. To do it, follow this link: https://nodejs.org/en/download/.
To download the devkit, go to https://download.newired.com/ and enter your credentials, then download Newired Theme Dev Kit, as shown below.
Once you downloaded the .zip package, unzip it.
Open the unzipped folder, then click on the File tab of the file explorer (top left corner) and open PowerShell.
Digit the command below:
Then, click Enter. The expected output should be something like the image below.
You have correctly installed the devkit.
Running the devkit
To start the devkit, you need to open PowerShell from the devkit folder (look at the Installing the devkit section above for more information).
Then, digit the command below and press Enter.
npm start --port=8000
The expected output should be something like the image below.
Now that the devkit is running, all you need to do is navigating from a browser to this address: http://localhost:8000.
Creating or editing a theme
Changes applied to themes inside the devkit, can be seen instantly by visiting http://localhost:8000.
To know how to edit or create a new theme, please check this article.