I am just starting out with pyCharm and I am really enjoying developing python applications with it.
My issues are that I am not really sure how to incorporate Kivy into a new project:
what I did:
under file->settings->project interpreter->Python interpreter, I've added the python interpreter that comes with Kivy. In the same window I also added a path to the Kivy folder I set up.
my issue: Kivy applications are executed with the kivy.bat file. So I am wondering how do I get pyCharm to run my application with the kivy.bat file, rather than the usual python interpreter. I have tried setting up kivy.bat as the python interpreter, but that didn't work.
Also, this line "from kivy.app import App" underlines "App" in the editor. pyCharm also underlines "Lable" in the next line.
I have managed to run my script outside of pyCharm so I know it's working.
So I have 2 issues:
- Running kivy applications with the kivy.bat file.
- Understanding why the editor doesn't recognize the kivy library.
kivy.require('1.0.6') # replace with your current kivy version !
from kivy.app import App
from kivy.uix.label import Label
return Label(text='Hello world')
if __name__ == '__main__':
This is the hello world example from: http://kivy.org/docs/guide/basic.html
Ill appreciate any lead.
Thanks for reading,