how to install node_modules/expressjs to specific directory

Folks,

In general after installation of nodejs if we type npm install, it install all necessary modules-this is quite known to all..

if you want to install specifically express like that..we will command node with npm install -g express which installs express-this is also known.

But if at all we required to install node_modules/express js to our project directory means??

very simple..navigate to your directory in cmd prompt like D:/workspace/your_project and type npm install -l express like shown below..

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thats it..now you can see a folder named node_modules in your directory..

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The concept here is global vs local

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