Anaconda Launcher

Note

This product is discontinued. This archived copy of the product documentation is provided for those customers who are still using it.

Anaconda Launcher is now deprecated

As of Anaconda 4.0, Anaconda Launcher has been replaced by Anaconda Navigator. This section has been left in place as a reference for users of earlier versions of Anaconda. Some users who have upgraded from an earlier version may have both Navigator and Launcher installed, which is harmless.

Launcher can be uninstalled with a single command:

conda remove launcher

Anaconda Launcher commands

Refresh Application List

Click on Launcher to refresh the apps display.

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Install Listed Application

Click on the green Install button to install the desired app.

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Launch Application

Click on the Launch button to launch the application.

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Update Application

Click on the Update button to update the application.

Change Environments

To change the current Environment, click on the Environment: pull down menu item and select the desired environment to make it active.

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Environment Information

To get a summary of the current environment, click on the Environment: menu item and select info.

You can also get a summary of the environment by click on the Python version menu item.

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Create New Environment

To create a new environment, click on the Environment: menu item and select New Environment.

When the Create New Environment dialog appears, enter the name of the new environment, select the desired Python Version, and click Submit.

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Clone Environment

To clone an environment, click on the Environment: menu item and select Clone Environment.

When the Clone Environment dialog appears, enter the name of the new environment and click Submit.

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Delete Environment

To delete an environment, click on the Environment: menu item and select Delete Environment.

When the Confirm Delete Environment dialog appears, click Yes to delete the environment.

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Manage Channels

To manage your current package channels, click on the Manage Channels menu item.

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Add Channel

Enter your channel into the text field to the left of the Aadd Channel button.

Click on the Add Channel to add your channel to your .condarc file.

Remove Channel

Click on the x button to the right of the channel name you would like to remove.

Click Cancel to removed the changes to your channels.

Click Submit to save the channel updates.

Anaconda Launcher Info

For Anaconda Launcher details, click on the version number in the upper right hand corner of the Anaconda Launcher Window.

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