Layer SDK can be installed via
pip. We recommend using virtual environments when installing with
pip. For more information, refer to Creation of virtual environments.
Layer only supports Linux and macOS systems. If you are a Windows user, we recommend using Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).
Layer SDK might work if you run PowerShell as an Administrator, but Layer does not guarantee support for it.
- An internet connection
- A Linux or macOS system to run the Layer SDK on
- A Safari 12+ or Chrome 70+ web browser to run the Layer app
- Python version 3.8 installed
- pip installed
- Install the Layer SDK.
If you have permission problems, then try:
Check your installation. In the command line, enter
If the Layer help is displayed, then installation was successful.
You need to log in before running any Layer SDK commands. Enter the following command in the command line.
A browser window opens https://beta.layer.co to sign in. If you don't have a Layer account already, you can create one now.