Check out the Lure project source code from the source code repository to your local file system. You can do this in one of two ways:
If you want to use your own database environment for development you will need to add your own connect file to the project folder. Easiest way to do this is to copy (and paste) and existing connect file. Then use the Configuration Editor to configure the new connection details.
You are now ready to go. You can now start synchronizing between your database and your local project files by using the Lure Import and Export commands.