CLion 2021.2 Help

Python Interpreter

for Windows and Linux

for macOS

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Icons general settings

Use this page to configure the list of Python interpreters Python interpreters installed on your computer.

Project interpreter

Project InterpreterIn this drop down list, specify the desired Python interpreter.
Icons general gear plainClick this button to view the list of the available interpreters or add a new one.


This table shows the packages installed locally.

PackageThis column shows the list of packages residing in the accessible remote repositories. For each package you can view its name and repository. Additional information is displayed at the tooltip.
VersionThis column shows the currently installed version of a package.
LatestThis column shows the latest available versions of the packages. If a version is outdated and the package can be upgraded, Icons vcs arrow right mark appears in this column.


ItemTooltip ShortcutDescription
Icons general add



Click this button to install a new package from the accessible remote repositories.
Icons general remove



Click this button to uninstall the selected local package.
Icons actions previous occurenceUpgradeClick this button to install the latest available version of a package. This button is only available for the outdated package versions.
Last modified: 10 September 2021