To use Python properly, we create a virtual environment. Inside that environment, we'll install the other tools that we'll need.
When to use
Set up a virtual environment once per project. Then, every time you work on your project, make sure to turn on your virtual environment.
First, create a new directory called mywebsite using the command:
To move into that directory, use the command:
To create a virtual environment, use the command:
python -m venv virt
To turn on your virtual environment, use the command:
Hints & tips
- To create a virtutual environment: python -m venv virt
- To turn on a virtual environment: source virt/Scripts/activate
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