Install Anaconda Python in Ubuntu

To install Anaconda Python in Ubuntu, follow the below step by step guide :

    1. Download Anaconda Python package.

      Open the URL https://www.anaconda.com/download/ in a browser.
      Under Linux, download the package. Anaconda 5 is available with Python 2.7 also, download it only if you are sure and is necessary. But in this tutorial, we shall download Anaconda 5 with Python 3.6.
      Install Anaconda Python on Ubuntu

    2. Run the package.

      The downloaded file is a shell script. You may run it as a Bash Script file.

      Accept the license agreement.

      Provide the path for Anaconda installation.

      If you are fine with the default path mentioned, press ENTER, else you may provide the path as shown and press ENTER.
      The installation of the required packages starts, and once finished, you would get the following ‘installation complete’ message.

      Close the terminal.

    3. Run Anaconda Navigator.

      Open a Terminal and navigate to the anaconda installation package.
      Run Anaconda Navigator, present in bin as shown below :

      It could take some time for the startup.

Anaconda Python Home Page

Conclusion :

In this Python Tutorial – Install Anaconda Python in Ubuntu, we have installed Anaconda 5 with Python 3.6 on Ubuntu 16.