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Download the SDK for App Engine

The preferred tooling for managing your App Engine applications in Python is now the Google Cloud SDK. The Cloud SDK includes a local development server as well as the tooling for deploying and managing your applications.

By downloading, you agree to be bound by the Terms that govern use of the SDK for App Engine.

To install the SDK for Python:

  1. Install Python version 2.7:
    Download and install
  2. Install and initialize the Google Cloud SDK:
    Download and install
  3. Run the following command to install the gcloud component that includes the App Engine extension for Python:
    gcloud components install app-engine-python
  4. Optional: Run the following command to install the Extra Libraries component for Python, which includes the graphy and Django libraries:
    gcloud components install app-engine-python-extras

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App Engine standard environment for Python