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This readme is for grunt-babel v8 + Babel v7 Check the 7.x branch for docs with Babel v6

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Use next generation JavaScript, today, with Babel

Issues with the output should be reported on the Babel issue tracker.


For Babel 7.x and grunt-babel v8

$ yarn add --dev grunt-babel @babel/core @babel/preset-env

For Babel 6.x and grunt-babel v7

$ yarn add --dev grunt-babel@7 @babel-core babel-preset-env

Note: See the 7.x branch for more examples of usage of Babel 6.x. This README is primarily applicable for Babel 7.x


require('load-grunt-tasks')(grunt); // npm install --save-dev load-grunt-tasks

  babel: {
    options: {
      sourceMap: true,
      presets: ['@babel/preset-env']
    dist: {
      files: {
        'dist/app.js': 'src/app.js'

grunt.registerTask('default', ['babel']);


See the Babel options, except for filename which is handled for you.


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