Open cmd type below commands. Maybe there is some kind of trick i should use to avoid this error with changing some registry key. I did a clean and first time install of Anaconda 5. SemicolonsandDuctTape, if the answer isn't specific to Anaconda and where is something you could use for anything at all , then I have trouble seeing how the question's relationship to that topic is more than superficial. The first issue was that the path to spyder-script. As i see there is pretty odd issue, and i cant find a solution cause nothing works for me.
So, when I am trying to reinstall it , It's saying failed to add menus. I currently only have one and the install worked fine. Because I have installed no errors same settings at my home. Ty for your time,I appreciate You still trying to help. The installation process can take a few minutes, so get yourself a cup of coffee and read the comics for a while. But I do thing other settings help e. Accented characters unfortunately just break a lot of Python 2 software, and we can't fix the entire ecosystem.
I hope this helps you narrow it down. You may see an Open File — Security Warning dialog box that asks whether you want to run this file. I also deleted all variables that have parentheses. If you try this step, please note that I had to run them using python. Running addpath, mkdirs, and mkmenus from an elevated prompt didn't work either. By You will need Anaconda to use Python for data science.
How come this is closed? Specifically, It is trying to detect the right codec, but I might be totally wrong in how I do it. Back when I had the problem, I had multiple visual c++ binaries installed. If not, any error would be helpful to understand why the installer might be failing. Hope it'll helps you to solve this problem. I also tried to install anaconda instead miniconda and received the same error. When it opens, it shows the directory anaconda is working from. The name of this file varies, but normally it appears as Anaconda-2.
Lo and behold, Anaconda installed properly with all menu entries! The only way I could make it work, was running the installer as Administrator, and installing it for All Users. I had a same problem at this line Creating Anaconda menus. Have a question about this project? We first ran into the failure to create menus. You see the Advanced Installation Options. This first dialog box tells you when you have the 64-bit version of the product. Currently the instructions say: I believe a good place to indicate this would be after step 2, in a very obnoxious highlighted rectangle.
Sign up for a free GitHub account to open an issue and contact its maintainers and the community. I will try to investigate. I worked around it by opening a command prompt and running the commands below, following the lead of some of the previous posters. Moreover, if that general question wouldn't be on-topic because it's not truly specific to programming tools , neither should be the specializations. The next problem was when we tried to launch Spyder. Hi , I tried installing both the versions i. The menu items in start menu stubbornly remained missing, and the anaconda prompt gave the infamous activate.
And created a GitHub account to post this update, in case there is any one else tearing their hair trying to install Anaconda. The version number is embedded as part of the filename. I have to clean the previous paths and other stuff. Even when that part of the installer fails, you should be able to use the installed python, though. Open a prompt in the folder where you installed it, and run python from there.
Sry for long no-respond sometimes. When the installation process is over, you see a Next button enabled. Click Run if you see this dialog box pop up. Had this problem with Miniconda latest I think 4. The only thing we can do about this is to explicitly indicate in the installation instructions that both options should be enabled, despite the scary messages. If you can isolate it, please let us know.
The issue is still here. And I guess don't have this issue. If somebody can help me i'd be very thankful, cause i cant solve this by myself. Let me know if the installed python works, and I'll point you to directions. . I don't know how to this please help me to overcome this. I hit it when trying to install miniconda via scoop.
After reinstalling I noticed the following difference between the new installer and the old one: Anaconda 4. You can also use the command line to show the location of the Python interpreter in the active conda environment. Of course, you need a copy of the installation file before you begin. If you use some other version, you may experience problems with the source code and need to make adjustments when working with it. I may have a handle on part of the problem. This is totally a guess to the root cause of the problem. So relieved to have a solution! Unfortunately I can't test it now , cause I haven't access for all machines right now , but it works at local pc same as others The solution was to easy.