Download and Install Python 3 Latest Version

How to Download and Install Python 3 Latest Version? In this article, you will get the answer to all your questions related to installing Python on Windows/Linux/macOS. Python was developed by Guido van Rossum in the early 1990s and its latest version is 3.7.4, we can simply call it as Python3.

To understand how to install Python You need to know What Python is and where it is actually installed in your system.

Let’s consider a few points:

  • Python is a widely-used general-purpose, high-level programming language.
  • Every Release of Python is open-source. Python releases have also been GPL-compatible.
  • Any version of Python can be downloaded from Python Software Foundation website at python.org.
  • Most of the languages, notably Linux provide a package manager through which you can directly install Python on your Operating System

In this Python tutorial of Installation and Setup, you’ll see how to install Python on Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android.

Python Latest Version Installation and Setup

Here you can choose your OS and see the corresponding tutorial,



  • Windows
  • Linux
  • macOS / Mac OS X
  • Android
  • iOS (iPhone / iPad)
  • Online Interpreters of Python
  • How to install Python on Windows?

    Since windows don’t come with Python preinstalled, it needs to be installed explicitly. Here we will define step by step tutorial on How to install Python on Windows.

    Follow the steps below :

    Download Python Latest Version from python.org

    • First and foremost step is to open a browser and open https://www.python.org/downloads/windows/

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    • Underneath the Python Releases for Windows find Latest Python 3 Release – Python 3.7.4 (latest stable release as of now is Python 3.7.4).
    • On this page move to Files and click on Windows x86-64 executable installer for 64-bit or Windows x86 executable installer for 32-bit.

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    Install Python 3.7.4 Latest Version on Windows

    • Run the Python Installer from downloads folder
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    • Make sure to mark Add Python 3.7 to PATH otherwise you will have to do it explicitly.
      It will start installing python on windows.
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    • After installation is complete click on Close.
      Bingo..!! Python is installed. Now go to windows and type IDLE.

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      This is Python Interpreter. I printed Hello geeks, python is working smoothly.

    How to install Python on Linux?

    On every linux system including following OS,

  • Ubuntu
  • Linux Mint
  • Debian
  • openSUSE
  • CentOS
  • Fedora
  • and my favourite one, Arch Linux.
  • You will find Python already installed. You can check it using the following command from the terminal

    $ python --version

    To check latest version of python 2.x.x :

    $ python2 --version

    To check latest version of python 3.x.x :

    $ python3 --version

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    Clearly it won’t be the latest version of python. There can be multiple methods to install python on a linux base system and it all depends on your linux system.
    For almost every Linux system, the following commands would work definitely.



    $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deadsnakes/ppa
    $ sudo apt-get update
    $ sudo apt-get install python3.7
    

    Download and install Python Latest Version on Linux

    To install the latest version from source code of Python follow below steps

    Download Python Latest Version from python.org