Execution failed for task ':requests-front:npmInstall'

Hello Support,

I was trying to upgrade the sample registration project to 7.1, and ran into this error in the build process:

> Task :requests-front:npmInstall FAILED
FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.
* What went wrong:
Execution failed for task ':requests-front:npmInstall'.
> A problem occurred starting process 'command 'npm.cmd''

15 actionable tasks: 3 executed, 12 up-to-date
CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified
4:17:45 PM: Task execution finished 'deploy'.

Any ideas on how to proceed from here?

Thank you.

The following thread talks about a similar problem (and a possible solution), but Iā€™m not sure if it applies to my case. Even if it does, Iā€™m new to Cuba and not sure how to implement that solution.

According to the error message,
you need to have npm installed and available in PATH: