How to Set Up for HTML5 Training

Setting up for HTML5 Training is easy.

  1. Visual Studio Code (Download, Install, and Set up)
    • While you may use a different editor or IDE, Visual Studio Code is an excellent IDE to learn to code on. It provides a nice balance of power and simplicity and it is available on Windows and Mac.
  2. A Web browser (The latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari)
  3. Audio and Video
    • If you want to play around with creating audio files, you can download these free tools:
      • Audacity - for creating MP3 and OGG files
      • oggdropXPd - for converting MP3 files to OGG
      • Miro Video Converter - for converting between video file types
  4. The HTML5 Class Files
    1. Download the class files using the link at the bottom of this page.
    2. After downloading the class files, create a directory on your hard drive named "Webucator" that can be found easily.
      1. On Windows it is recommended the new folder have a path of C:\Webucator.
      2. On Mac OS X a good location for the new folder may be in your Documents directory.
    3. Extract the files to the folder you just created.