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The Quick and Easy Way to Install GPT Engineer
GPT Engineer is a tool that allows you to generate entire apps, little games, or even websites with a single prompt. It is like the popular tool Auto GPT, but better. Although it is not perfect, it is getting better with every release. In particular, GPT Engineer has impressed many people.
Are you interested in using GPT Engineer? Here is the quickest and easiest way to install it.
Before you begin, make sure you have the following installed on your computer:
- Visual Studio Code
- Node.js (if you don't have it already)
- Python 3.11 or the latest version
- Git SCM, which allows you to do
- Download and install Visual Studio Code.
- Open Visual Studio Code and create a new directory. Click on File and then Open Folder. Right-click and select "New Folder" and give it any name.
- Go to the terminal and open a new terminal.
- Go to GitHub and copy the code. Make sure you have Git Clone installed and then paste it.
- To get inside the project, type
cd [the name you gave it].
- If you don't have Pip, make sure you install Pip. Pip is Python Packaging Authority, which you will need if you're going to be doing any coding.
- To install the requirements, type
pip install -r requirements.txt.
- Obtain an Open AI key. To get your Open AI key, go to the Open AI platform and click on "View API Keys." Make sure to copy your Open AI key in case you need it.
- If you are on a Mac, type
export OPEN AI key=in the terminal. If you're on Windows, type
set OPEN AI key=in the terminal. Alternatively, you can go to main.py and set the Open AI key manually.
- Change the prompt by clicking on example and changing the prompt.
To demonstrate how to use GPT Engineer, here is how to write snake in Python MVC components split and separate files keyboard control.
- Create a new project by typing
cd example, then
cd workspace, and then
- Press q when it asks if there are any questions.
- GPT Engineer will understand how to complete the project and write the code.
- Run the code by typing
python main.pyand it'll open the Snake Game.
Although GPT Engineer is specific to programming, it is an exciting tool that can generate complex code in minutes. It's perfect for programmers who want to build apps or games super quickly. With its ability to produce hundreds of apps, games, and even websites, GPT Engineer can make coding a lot faster and easier. Now that you know how to install and use GPT Engineer, it's time to try it out for yourself!