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Python

dylan kane
dylan kane
2,772 Points

How do you install/make/use virtual environments on windows for Python

How do you install/make/use virtual environments on windows for Python

1 Answer

David Hamilton
David Hamilton
21,522 Points

Here is a tutorial on using VirtualBox to create a Virtual Machine. http://www.geekyprojects.com/tutorials/how-to-use-virtualbox-tutorial/

It is what I normally use to run virtual machines.

dylan kane
dylan kane
2,772 Points

Virtual environments not virtual machine, this is for python, not different os, thanks though

David Hamilton
David Hamilton
21,522 Points

Sorry, I misread. Here is a link on setting up virtual environments for Python, http://docs.python-guide.org/en/latest/dev/virtualenvs/