How to Install Python Packages or Modules Using PIP on Windows


PIP is a package manager for Python packages or modules. This article will focus on pip installation for Windows. This article is targeted towards individuals with little programming experience with Python. A Windows machine and Python 3 or above are all that’s required. It will take no more than five minutes to complete PIP installation for a package.

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Anything below Python version 3 does not have PIP pre-installed. To download, go to

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Hit ⊞ Win+R and type in cmd and hit ↵ Enter.

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The package is finished downloading once Command Prompt displays "Successfully installed".

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Open IDLE and typing in import "packagename"; if nothing happens, the package has successfully installed!