Development Setup


Building Unreal Engine from Source

  • Get the source code (https://github.com/EpicGames/UnrealEngine ).
  • Reun Setup.[bat/sh] to get the files the build process depends on.
  • Run GenerateProjectFiles.[bat/sh] to set-up your project files.
  • Build engine by [open and compile UE4.sln/make]
  • When done find binary for editor in Engine/Binaries/[Win64/Linux]
  • Run UE4Editor to run unreal engine editor.


Using the source build