Fast: Install and run any JS tool quickly and seamlessly! Volta is built in Rust and ships as a snappy static binary.
Reliable: Ensure everyone in your project has the same tools—without interfering with their workflow.
Universal: No matter the package manager, Node runtime, or OS, one command is all you need:
- Seamless, per-project version switching
- Cross-platform support, including Windows and all Unix shells
- Support for multiple package managers
- Stable tool installation—no reinstalling on every Node upgrade!
- Extensibility hooks for site-specific customization
Read the Getting Started Guide on our website for detailed instructions on how to install Volta.
Read the Understanding Volta Guide on our website for detailed instructions on how to use Volta.
Contributing to Volta
See the Contributing Guide on our website for detailed instructions on how to contribute to Volta.