Fix the error for Python on Windows:
error Microsoft Visual C++ 14.0 is required
- Install using any ONE of these choices:
- Select: Workloads → C++ build tools.
- Install options: select only the “Windows 10 SDK” (assuming the computer is Windows 10). To use MSVC
cl.exeC / C++ compiler from the command line, additionally select the
C++ build tools.
Windows Python needs Visual C++ libraries installed via the SDK to build code, such as via
For example, building
modules in Windows with Python requires Visual C++ SDK as installed above.
On Linux and Mac, the C++ libraries are installed with the compiler.
This was the former link to Microsoft Visual C++ Build Tools–no longer active:
- Python / Visual Studio build matrix