The Navigator Preferences dialog contains configuration settings for Navigator. This page defines each option in the Preferences dialog.
To open Preferences:
Open the File menu and click Preferences.
Open the Anaconda Navigator or python menu and click Preferences.
- Anaconda.org API domain
The API endpoint used to connect to channels and install packages from Anaconda.org. This endpoint,
https://api.anaconda.org, is filled in by default.
You must verify your Anaconda.org email address to connect Navigator to Anaconda.org.
- Anaconda Server API domain
The API endpoint used to connect to channels and install packages from your instance of Anaconda Server.
- Enterprise 4 Repository API domain
The API endpoint used to connect to channels and install packages from your Repo 4 server.
- Enable SSL verification
Enable or disable SSL verification. SSL verification is enabled by default.
Disabling SSL verification is not recommended for security reasons.
- SSL certificate path
The path to an SSL certificate that can be used to verify SSL connections. (Optional)
- Default conda environment
Select an environment to open by default when starting Navigator. Your
baseenvironment is selected by default.
- Quality improvement reporting
Choose to provide personally non-identifiable information to help improve Navigator. This reporting is enabled by default.
- Enable offline mode
Enable or disable offline mode. Offline mode is disabled by default. For more information on offline mode, see Enabling offline mode.
- Hide offline mode dialog
Hide or show the Offline Mode announcement dialog when offline mode is enabled. This can be forced by selecting Enable offline mode or can occur when Navigator detects that internet access is unavailable. This dialog is hidden by default.
- Hide quit dialog
Hide or show the dialog that appears when exiting Navigator. This dialog appears by default.
- Hide update dialog on startup
Hide or show the Update Application dialog that appears when Navigator detects a new version is available. This dialog appears by default.
- Enable high DPI scaling
Enable or disable high DPI scaling. This option can be useful if Navigator isn’t displaying correctly on some high DPI screens. High DPI scaling is disabled by default.
- Show application startup error messages
Hide or show any error messages that occur when starting Navigator. These error messages appear by default, if any errors occur.
- Show hidden Anaconda Server channels
Hide or show all available channels on a connected Anaconda Server instance. Only your Anaconda Server account channels are visible by default.
- DataSpell path
Set the Dataspell path if it was not installed in the default location.
- PyCharm Community path
Set the PyCharm Community Edition path if it was not installed in the default location.
- PyCharm Professional path
Set the PyCharm Pro path if it was not installed in the default location.
- VS Code path
Set the Visual Studio Code path if it was not installed in the default location.
- Configure Navigator
Make changes to the Navigator configuration file (
- Configure Conda
Make change to the conda configuration file (
Be careful when changing values directly in the configuration files for Navigator or conda. Incorrect configuration can cause issues with these products.
- Reset to defaults
Click to reset all preferences to defaults.
Click to cancel any changes.
Click to apply any changes.