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Weaviate Python client


The latest Weaviate Python client library can be installed using pip. The client library is tested on Python 3.8 and later. Install it using the following command:

pip install -U weaviate-client

The latest major version is v4 (e.g. 4.x.x). You can check the version like so:

pip show weaviate-client

Basic usage

From Python, you can load the Weaviate client library like so:

import weaviate

The client provides sets of helper classes (e.g. under weaviate.classes) and functions to make it easier to interact with Weaviate.

Next, we'll show you how create a Weaviate instance and connect to it.

Questions and feedback

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