Conda command is not recognized on Windows 10
I installed Anaconda 4.4.0 (Python 3.6 version) on Windows 10 by following the instructions here: https://www.continuum.io/downloads. However, when I open the Command prompt window and try to write
I get the
'conda' command is not recognized...
I tried to run
but it didn't help. I also read that I might need to edit my
.bashrc file, but I don't know how to access this file, and how I should edit it.
In Windows, you will have to set the path to the location where you installed Anaconda3 to.
For me, I installed anaconda3 into
C:\Anaconda3. Therefore you need to add
C:\Anaconda3 as well as
C:\Anaconda3\Scripts\ to your path variable, e.g.
You can do this via powershell (see above, https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/bb776899(v=vs.85).aspx ), or hit the
windows key → enter
environment → choose from
edit environment variables for your account → select
Path variable →
To test it, open a new dos shell, and you should be able to use conda commands now. E.g., try