XIP installer

How to install XIP

XIP (i.e. XploR pip) is a standalone application used for downloading, installing and managing the IDE and components. This section contains instructions on how to install XIP on Windows or Linux hosts.


  1. Go to the website https://github.com/xplor-studio/xip/releases and download the xip.exe file
  2. Add xip to the PATH environment variable
  3. Sign up for an account (from Windows command line). Note that you will need to acknowledge your email before the account is activated.
$ xip signup


  1. Open terminal and type the following command:
$ curl -L https://raw.githubusercontent.com/xplor-studio/xip/main/get_xip.sh | bash

Alternative, you can also download directly from: https://github.com/xplor-studio/xip/releases

  1. Sign up for an account (from terminal)
$ xip signup

💡For more information and examples, see the XIP reference.