Installing CloudQuant API Access
Welcome to the CloudQuant API installation process.
If you do not already have Python 3.6.8 (or later) installed then follow all steps.
If you already have Python 3.6.8 (or later) installed you can jump to Step 2 – Dependencies (libraries).
Step 1 – Install Python 3.6.8, Pandas, PyArrow and Requests for Windows 10
Note, process shown is using Microsoft Edge, your browser may offer slightly different prompts.
Go to Python.org and click on Downloads.
Click on Windows
Download the version of Python for your OS, at least version 3.6.8
Install Python 3.6 into an appropriate directory, check Add Python to Path.
Download and Install Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable
Run the download…
Agree to terms and conditions and install…
Allow the installation if prompted…
Open the Command Prompt…
Check your Python version…
Install requests library
Install pyarrow library
Install Pandas library
Step 3 – Download Welcome Kit from email
Extract into a convenient location
Password is in the email