Once in a while I need to use python. In order to avoid distribution related global packages, I use venv to install packages locally as it doesn't require additional installation.
Create a virtual environment for python.
python -m venv venv
This will create a folder called venv which will include scripts to help you activate to an apporpriate version of python.
If you would like to use a different folder you can use
python -m venv myvenvfolder.
To activate the environment run the following command in unix shells.
For cmd.exe in windows use
.cmd file instead.
For PowerShell use the
To exit out of the virtual enviornment run the following command.