Getting Started Guide (Version 1.10)

Running Lumberyard Setup Assistant

Download and run the Lumberyard executable from Lumberyard Downloads.

The following procedure guides you through Lumberyard's basic Express Install option. More advanced users may want to use the Custom Install process, or create a new project and install gems. See Running Lumberyard Setup Assistant and Using Project Configurator in the Amazon Lumberyard User Guide.

To use Lumberyard Setup Assistant

  1. Do one of the following:

    • Double-click the Setup Assistant desktop shortcut.

    • Click Setup Assistant in the Start menu.

    • Open the directory where you extracted Lumberyard and run SetupAssistant.bat.

  2. Under Express Install, click Launch.

  3. Log in to your existing Amazon account or create a new account to access the editor.

    If you have both an Amazon account and an AWS account, use your Amazon account.

To select Starter Game as a project

After Lumberyard Setup Assistant is finished, it should have placed several shortcuts to tools on your desktop.

  1. Open the Project Configurator shortcut.

  2. Select Starter Game as your default project as described in Using Project Configurator in the Amazon Lumberyard User Guide.