# Complete NumPy Installation Guide

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### CONTENTS

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## What is NumPy?

In short term, NumPy is simply a Python Package for performing scientific computations in Python. It provides some important multidimensional array objects like matrices and masked arrays and numerous functions and methods for manipulating these array objects.

### Installation

Below are different methods on how to install NumPy depending on the type of development environment you’re on. The example below is on pip and conda.

#### PIP

If you’re using pip you can install **pip** using the `pip`

command,
it is advised to install it in a new virtual environment using.

`pip install numpy`

#### Conda

If you are in a `conda`

environment you can simply install **NumPy** by running the following command.
It is best advised to install it in a new environment rather than in the base environment.

```
# Creating a new conda environment
conda create -n my-env
conda activate my-env
# installation command
conda install numpy
```

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## NumPy Series

Understanding Numpy Python library for data science and machine learning development in Python