Mastering PyCharm

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Learn
  • Understand the internal workings of the IntelliJ Platform
  • Leverage PyCharm’s powerful search tools, and learn which ones are the best for you and your workflow
  • Customize PyCharm’s enhanced Python interpreter and its inbuilt terminal
  • Develop web applications quickly and easily with different frameworks such as Flask and Django
  • Understand how code completion works in PyCharm for Python and JavaScript
About

PyCharm is addictive, with powerful and configurable code completion, superb editing tools, top-notch support, diverse plugins, and a vibrant ecosystem to boot. Learning how PyCharm works and maximising the synergy of its powerful tools will help you to rapidly develop applications.

From leveraging the power of the editor to understanding PyCharm's internals, this book will give you a comprehensive view of PyCharm and allow you to make your own choices about which workflow and tools are best for you.

You will start by getting comfortable with PyCharm and making it look exactly like you want. You can customize the tools and taskbars to suit individual developers' coding styles. You also learn how to assign keyboard shortcuts. You will master debugging by inserting breakpoints, collecting runtime data, and debugging from the console. You will understand how PyCharm works underneath and how plugins such as Codemap, Vim, Bitbucket, Assets compressor, markdown, bash file, shortcut translator, and .gitignore leverage the power of the IntelliJ platform.

You will become comfortable using the VCS interface in PyCharm and see the benefits of using it for some simple tasks as well as some more complex tasks such as partial commits using changelists.

You will take an in-depth look at the various tools in PyCharm, improving your workflow drastically. Finally, you will deploy powerful PyCharm tools for Django, Flask, GAE, and Pyramid Development, becoming well acquainted with PyCharm’s toolset for web development with popular platforms.

Packed with insider tricks, this book will help you boost productivity with PyCharm.

Features
  • Understand how PyCharm works and how you can leverage its strength to develop applications quickly
  • Master PyCharm’s editor to get a fast workflow
  • Full of examples and illustrations that focus on the practical aspects of using PyCharm
Page Count 232
Course Length 6 hours 57 minutes
ISBN 9781783551316
Date Of Publication 22 Oct 2015

Authors

Quazi Nafiul Islam

Quazi Nafiul Islam is a consultant and an occasional speaker, and has worked professionally with Python for 3 years while completing his bachelor's degree in computer science. He blogs regularly on his website, nafiulis.me.

He struggled to find the right tools that could aid his workflow when working on large Python projects until he was introduced to PyCharm. He loved it so much that he wrote a book on it, his very first one.