‘APPIUM’ installation Issue:



When try to install APPIUM following errors are occurred. How to resolved this issues.

C:\Users\seranda>npm install -g appium

npm WARN optional SKIPPING OPTIONAL DEPENDENCY: fsevents@1.x (node_modules\appium\node_modules\fsevents):

npm WARN notsup SKIPPING OPTIONAL DEPENDENCY: Unsupported platform for fsevents@1.1.2: wanted {“os”:”darwin”,”arch”:”any”} (current: {“os”:”win32″,”arch”:”x64″})

npm ERR! Windows_NT 10.0.10586

npm ERR! argv “C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\node.exe” “C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\node_modules\\npm\\bin\\npm-cli.js” “install” “-g” “appium”

npm ERR! node v6.11.2

npm ERR! npm  v3.10.10

npm ERR! path C:\Users\seranda\AppData\Roaming\npm\node_modules\appium\node_modules

npm ERR! code EPERM

npm ERR! errno -4048

npm ERR! syscall mkdir

npm ERR! Error: EPERM: operation not permitted, mkdir ‘C:\Users\seranda\AppData\Roaming\npm\node_modules\appium\node_modules’

npm ERR!     at Error (native)

npm ERR!  { Error: EPERM: operation not permitted, mkdir ‘C:\Users\seranda\AppData\Roaming\npm\node_modules\appium\node_modules’

npm ERR!     at Error (native)

npm ERR!   errno: -4048,

npm ERR!   code: ‘EPERM’,

npm ERR!   syscall: ‘mkdir’,

npm ERR!   path: ‘C:\\Users\\seranda\\AppData\\Roaming\\npm\\node_modules\\appium\\node_modules’ }

npm ERR!

npm ERR! Please try running this command again as root/Administrator.

npm ERR! Please include the following file with any support request:

npm ERR!


Please advice me.



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  1. Hi Suresh,

    Did you try to run this command on Command Prompt (Run Command Line with Administrator permission)? If not, please give it a try.


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