Creating a Virtual Environment for Python QUE.com › Forums › 48 – Programming › Creating a Virtual Environment for Python Tagged: python, virtual environment This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Support @QUE.COM 3 weeks ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts September 30, 2019 at 3:41 pm #28811 Support @QUE.COMKeymaster Virtualenv is a tool that creates an isolated environment separate from other projects. In this instance we will be installing different Python versions, including their dependencies. A simple steps to follow. 1. Install Virtualenv apt-get update apt-get install python-virtualenv 2. Create a Virtual Environment and Install Python 3 virtualenv -p /usr/bin/python3 virtualenvironment/project_folder 3. Activate your Virtual Environment cd virtualenvironment/project_folder/bin source activate or if you are outside of the bin directory, you can use: $ source virtualenviroment/project_folder/bin/activate You’ll see that you are now in this newly made environment by the change of the shell prompt reflecting the name created. (project_folder) root@host2:~# To exit your virtual environment, simply type. deactivate Source: Creating a Virtual Environment for Python on Ubuntu 16.04 Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.