How to create and Activate the Virtual Environment for Python3 project.

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In this post I will try to share how you can start to create a project with virtual environment for Python 3.

Get An Code Editor or IDE, I will suggest you to use VS Code because it's good for beginners.

Install Python 3 Programming Language.

Create a Virtual Environment

Open Any Terminal and run below command.

python -m venv venv

Activate the Virtual Environment.

For Linux Based OS Or Mac-OS.

source venv/bin/activate

For Windows With CMD.


For Windows With Power shell.


For Windows With Unix Like Shells For Example Git Bash CLI.

source venv/Scripts/activate

if any issue occurred while activating virtual environment on windows then go to below post.