Add Pip to Command Line Windows

After installing Python with the instruction on this post here you will be successfully installing Phyton into your machine or computer, so you can access python via cmd. but there is also important thing about python, it is pip.

Pip is source code or package management written in python, so you can use other peoples code and download it to your project via pip, it help reusability of code, and make it more maintainable and also preventing people for reinventing the wheel, it is really good program similar to npm in nodejs or composer in PHP.

By default pip is included on python installation, so if you already have python then pip is also installed. But if you want to access pip on windows command line, you need to add pip location to your environment path, here's how to do it.

Open start menu and search for "edit system environment", open the program.

Click Environment variables >> System variables >> Select 'Path' >> Edit >> Add new

Add pip location, by default it is located in C:\users\YOUR_HOME_FOLDER/AppData/Local/Programs/Python/Python37/Scripts

For example mine is C:\Users\AdamPC\AppData\Local\Programs\Python\Python37\Scripts

No you can open windows cmd and type in pip


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