First steps with TypeScript
I recommend Visual Studio Code. You can dowload it from their official website.
Once you have installed Visual Studio Code, you can start creating a new .ts file.
The easiest way to install the TypeScript compiler is through npm, the Node.js Package Manager.
If you have npm installed, you can install TypeScript globally (
-g) on your computer by:
npm install -g typescript
Now you can test your install by checking the version for example. You should restart Visual Studio Code first.
Create a simple tsconfig.json file like this one:
Execute Run Build Task… from the global Tasks menu. If you created a tsconfig.json file in the earlier section, this should present the following picker: