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Dhruv • Edited

You need to install the react app generator i.e. npm i -g create-react-app. Once that goes through, the npx command should work.

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Daniel Vu

"npx" is a special feature of NPM 6 that allows the execution of packages without requiring you to first globally install the package.

See this example in the npx documentation
npmjs.com/package/npx#one-off-invo...

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Hi Daniel,

I did install the npm globally as npm install create-react-app -g then when i try create-react-app my-app it is not working when i try npm create-react-app my-app it did installed but it stops in the middle