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Configuring Remote Python Interpreters

This feature is supported in Ultimate edition only.

In this section:

Prerequisite

Before you start working with remote interpreters, make sure that the SSH Remote Run plugin is enabled. The plugin is bundled with IntelliJ IDEA and is activated by default. If the plugin is not activated, enable it on the Plugins page of the Settings / Preferences Dialog as described in Enabling and Disabling Plugins.

Configuring remote Python interpreter

To configure a remote Python interpreter, follow these steps:

  1. Open Project Structure dialog.
  2. In the Project Structure dialog, click the node SDKs, click /help/img/idea/2016.3/new.png, and from the popup menu, choose Python SDK:
    /help/img/idea/2016.3/ij_add_local_python_interpreter.png
  3. Select the desired interpreter location (local, remote etc.). In this case, choose Add remote.
  4. In the Configure Remote Python Interpreter dialog box, select the desired option (Deployment configuration, SSH Credentials etc.).
Last modified: 29 November 2016