This part of the documentation covers the installation of Tablib. The first step to using any software package is getting it properly installed.

Installing Tablib

Distribute & Pip

Of course, the recommended way to install Tablib is with pip:

$ pip install tablib[pandas]

Download the Source

You can also install tablib from source. The latest release (0.12.1) is available from GitHub.

Once you have a copy of the source, you can embed it in your Python package, or install it into your site-packages easily.

$ python install

To download the full source history from Git, see Source Control.

Staying Updated

The latest version of Tablib will always be available here:

When a new version is available, upgrading is simple:

$ pip install tablib --upgrade

Now, go get a Quick Start.