Stop setting up projects as virtual environments in PyCharm

I don't know how I did this and since when this is a feature, but PyCharm is setting up every project as a virtual environment so I have to manually put in all packages I want to use before importing them as it is a separate environment from where pip installs packages.


Is there a way to disable this? I clearly missed it.

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You don't have to use virtual environment if you don't want to.

You can select a "System interpreter" for a project, which will use your global environment. See here for more info:

You can also create virtual environment which inherits packages from the global environment. 


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