Install the CLI

With all of the requirements met, install the CLI to start developing with

  1. Install the CLI

    In your terminal, run the following command depending on your operating system:

curl -fsS | php

curl -f -o cli-installer.php
php cli-installer.php

  1. Authenticate and Verify

    Once the installation has completed, you can run the CLI in your terminal with the command


    You should now see a list of your projects, including the template you made in this guide. You can copy its project ID hash, and then download a local copy of the repository with this command:

    platform get <project ID>

    With a local copy, you can create branches, commit to them, and push your changes to right away!

    git push platform main

    Take a minute to explore some of the commands available with the CLI using the command platform list.

That’s it! Now that you have the management console set up and the CLI installed on your computer, you’re well on your way to exploring all of the ways that can improve your development workflow.