PyCharm Help

Creating Projects from Scratch in PyCharm

PyCharm makes it possible to create projects of the various types.

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Creating a project

To create a project, follow these general steps

  1. Do one of the following:
    • On the Welcome screen, under the Quick Start section, click the link Create New Project.
    • On the main menu, choose File | New | Project.
  2. In the Create New Project dialog box, specify the project name and location, and choose its type from the drop-down list.

    From the Python interpreter drop-down list, choose the interpreter to be used for the new project.


    Note that the list shows all previously configured interpreters and virtual environments. If you cannot find the desired interpreter in the list, click the browse button to configure the desired Python SDK or virtual environment.

  3. Follow the steps of the wizard, depending on the selected project type:

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Last modified: 15 May 2015