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Python Language Support

This section provides descriptions of the Python-specific procedures that are used in projects of all supported types, and the procedures that pertain to the empty projects only.


At least one Python interpreter is properly installed on your machine.

Python support

IntelliJ IDEA supports the following versions of Python:

  • Python 2: versions 2.6 and 2.7
  • Python 3: from the version 3.4 up to the version 3.7

IntelliJ IDEA provides support for Python 3.5 and (since 2016.3) Python 3.6, with the backing of the following:

Python support in IntelliJ IDEA includes:

Last modified: 24 July 2018

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