Peter posted this on June 18, 2022
I still have a Windows 7 laptop I’ve refused to update at home.
I was working on this app and decided to continue on my old windows 7 computer at home.
After cloning the Git repo I realised Node JS was still at version 12 on the laptop.
When I tried to update, I got the error:
With a little research I was able to fix it.
Reading I was able to find a workaround.
Go to My Computer
At the top, click on System Properties
In system properties, click on the tab Advanced then Environment Variables as below:
Click New then add the following variables:
NODE_PATH with value:
Save and restart your computer.
Node should be working now!