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The PreTeXt Guide

Appendix K Installing the PreTeXt-CLI on Windows

The PreTeXt-CLI is the simplest way for authors to get started using PreTeXt, and it is the recommended method on all systems, including Windows. Details on using the CLI can be found starting in Section 5.2. Setting up the PreTeXt-CLI on Windows is considerably simpler than the method presented in Appendix L, but there is still some effort required. In particular, you will have to install several pieces of software to get your system ready for using PreTeXt.
If you prefer a video walkthrough, one is provided below. The video is approximately 40 minutes in length, but it goes through the entire installation process, from adding the necessary software, to setting up GitHub
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