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Rishikesh Agrawani
Rishikesh Agrawani

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Setting Anaconda PATH on windows

Anaconda PATH Settings

I have installed Anaconda inside C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6 directory.

In my case, I have the following 5 paths as the value of PATH environment variable. I have appended these PATHs one after one by putting ; as a separator of 2 PATHs.

C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6
C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6\Library\mingw-w64\bin
C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6\Library\usr\bin
C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6\Library\bin
C:\Anaconda5.1Python3.6\Scripts
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Now you can start new Anaconda promt or Windows command line and type the below command to check Python version.

python --version
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You can also run Python interpreter by typing the below command on Anaconda prompt or Windows command line.

python
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Everything is ok if you are able to get into the Python interpreter and execute Python statements.

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