Scripts folders is empty when python 3.12 is installed

I installed python 3.12 windows 64 bit version. There are no files in ‘Scripts’ folder. The scripts folder should have programs like pip etc. But it is missing. I tried to setup again and again but still Scripts folder is empty. I am not able to run pip command.

hey there was the previous version of any python you had installed working for you?

Exactly what steps did you take to do the installation?

try creating a virtual environment from command prompt.

I use a Mac so my shell commands are a bit different but something like this for you,…

python -m venv /path/to/new/virtual/environment

“When used from within a virtual environment, common installation tools such as pip will install Python packages into a virtual environment without needing to be told to do so explicitly.”

this was obtained from the python docs at,…
(more steps and explanation if you follow link)