Get started with Jupyter Notebook

Jupyter Notebook is an easy way to get started with Python programming. With the help of Jupyter Notebook you can code directly in your internet browser.

How do i start coding in Python?

It’s easy to get started with programming in Python. All you have to do is download Python’s source code and installer. Additionally, you need something to program in, a so-called compiler. To get started quickly and easily, we use Jupyter Notebook which allows you to code directly in your browser. Jupyter Notebook makes it easy to test our examples and for you to try on your own!

 

Jupyter Notebook makes it easy to test our examples and for you to try on your own!

How to Download Python

In order to start programming, we first need to download Python. This can be done at, for example, Anaconda.

  • Select the operating system you are using ( Mac, Windows, etc)
  • Download the latest version of Python.
  • Start the installation and wait for it to finish. Should look something like this:
Python Jupyter Notebook Install

Anaconda also offers a navigator, so that easily can start your notebook.

  • Open the Anaconda-Navigator program
  • Select Launch under Jupyter Notebook
Python Jupyter Notebook Install

You will then see an interface of all your files

Python Jupyter Notebook Install
  • Select a folder where you want to save your Python files.
  • Press New
  • Press Python 3

 

Now you have started a Jupyter Notebook! Now we are ready to write our first program.

Python Jupyter Notebook Install