Solution 1 :

What specifically is not “found”? Is it NPM? If so, check your PATH variable.

Since you are using a Mac, it should be here:


Also, this is a very generic and common question, please do some more research before posting here.

Edit: As per my comment below.

Are you passing $: at the start of that command? In most documentation, this refers to the shell command prompt and should not be included in the command.

Problem :

I am trying to globally install eslint on my mac to use in vs code and it is returning the command not found. does anybody have any idea on how to fix this?


Comment posted by Hemant

Type only this in terminal

Comment posted by Ryan Bird

$ npm install eslint -g = -bash: $: command not found this is the input and output in terminal

Comment posted by Harley Thomas

Are you passing