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Corona SDK Mobile Game Development by Michelle M. Fernandez

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Time for action – setting up and activating Corona on Mac OS X

Let's begin by setting up Corona SDK on our desktop.

  1. If you haven't downloaded the SDK, please do so at: http://www.anscamobile.com/corona/. You will have to register as a user before you can access the SDK.
  2. The file extension for any Mac program should end in .dmg, otherwise known as an Apple disk image. Once you've downloaded the disk image, double-click on the disk image file to mount it. The name should be similar to CoronaSDK.dmg.

    Once it is loaded, you should see the mounted disk image folder as shown in the following screenshot:

    Time for action – setting up and activating Corona on Mac OS X
  3. Next, drag the CoronaSDK folder into theApplications ...

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