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platformio-vscode-ide Failed to install Platformio IDE in vscode

Problem

  • I'm using platformio IDE in vscode.

  • Before 2019.10.11, the platformio IDE extension worked well.

  • But after 2019.10.11, every time I open vscode I get this message.

Installing PlatformIO Core...
Please do not close this window and do not open other folders until this process is completed.
Failed to install PlatformIO IDE.
  • No more information shows.

What I Have Tried

  • Uninstall vscode and reinstall it

  • Uninstall platformio IDE and reinstall it

  • Downgrade vscode from 1.39 to 1.37

  • Downgrade platfotmio IDE from 1.90 to 1.83

  • pip --no-cache-dir install -U platformio

  • conda install platformio

  • pip uninstall platform and then pip install platformio

  • Restart the computer

  • Uninstall platformio IDE and delete all the folders and files whose names contain 'platformio', and than reinstall platformio

  • Run vscode as administrator and install platformio IDE

  • I still haven't fixed the problem now.

What I Have Found

  • After I uninstall platformio IDE and tried to reinstall it (of course I failed), I found the folder "C:\Users\Bowman.platformio"'s size is only 0KB, and it contains only one folder ".cache".

What I Have Installed in My Computer

  • Anaconda(Python 3.7)

  • JDK

  • node.js

  • .NET Core

  • mingw64

  • Visual Studio 2019

  • Visual Studio 2017

  • Stm32CubeIDE

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@BowmanChow can you fix your conda installation? It's better to remove it and never use again. Please use original and official Python interpreter from https://www.python.org/

So, uninstall this conda and use Python 3.8. Please don't forget to check box with adding Python to PATH.