Daily Archives: September 14, 2020

Setup specific python version in virtualenv; setup virtualenv for PyCharm

  1. Download the python version you want, and install. https://www.python.org/downloads/
  2. In cmd, type python3.8
  3. Find the python3.8 Library path.
  4. Create python3.8 virtualenv
    virtualenv -p /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.7/bin/python3 venv
  5. venv2
  6. Activate venv
    source venv/bin/activate
  7. Check python version
    python --version


  8. In PyCharm, select the created virtual env
  9. In not existed in Project Interpreter, then click “Show All”, click ‘+’ to add a new one. Select the virtualenv that was just created.