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Getting Started

This page describes how you can start the API server and service dependencies.


Before you can start the API server and its dependencies, you must first ensure that Docker is already installed on your machine. If you do not aready have Docker installed, please install Docker here.

Starting the API Server

To start the API server:

  1. Clone the Stacks Blockchain API repository.
  2. Install the related dependencies with the following command:

npm install

  1. Start the API server and service dependencies by entering the following command in your terminal:

Run npm run dev:integrated

  1. Verify the server has started successfully by going to http://localhost:3999/extended/v1/status.