Before jumping on to know what a virtual environment really is and how can it make our lives easier let’s look at some things which you might encounter while developing a simple python project.

A python project might have dependencies on several 3rd party libraries to achieve your business goal. You can manage all these additional packages/dependencies using the python package manager called pip.

To check your pip version you can do -

python -m pip --version

You can install a package by using the install command in pip -

python -m pip install package-name

pip always installs the latest…

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