1 - Required Project Setup

Creating a new project with the specifications we need

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You should have a copy of Visual Studio 2015 for Desktop (Preferably Community or Professional Editions) installed before starting this tutorial. For setup instructions, please see Setting Up Visual Studio for Unreal Engine .

You should have a copy of Xcode 9 installed before starting this tutorial.

  1. Open Unreal Engine from the Launcher. The Create a New Project will appear.

  2. Click on the New Project tab and then select the C++ tab. From there, select Basic Code so we have a clean starting point, and make sure With Starter Content is set. We'll need to enter a project name, so we'll use "QuickStart". We can now click Create Project and get started.

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The Unreal Editor will now open our new project. Visual Studio will also open and load the solution file that our project has created.

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