Bit6 React Native Quick Start
The easiest way to get started with Bit6 communication services is to deploy the sample applications.
Download or clone the sample app into a local directory:
git clone https://github.com/bit6/bit6-react-native-samples
The complete guide for getting started with React Native development is available here.
We recommend to install Node.js and Watchman using Homebrew on Mac. Run the following commands in a terminal after installing Homebrew:
brew install node brew install watchman
If you have already installed Node on your system, make sure it is version 6 or newer.
Watchman is a tool by Facebook to watch for file changes. It is highly recommended you install it for better performance.
React Native CLI
Run the following command in a Terminal:
npm install -g react-native-cli
Navigate to the sample project folder in Terminal and run the following command to install dependencies:
Build and Run
Run on Android
- Open Android Studio
- Import the sample project from
- Run the project
Run on iOS
- Open sample project at
Set a team for the targets
Run the project