The package can be directly consumed in some Integrated Development Environments, such as PyCharm.


  1. Install pandas-profiling via Installation

  2. Locate your pandas-profiling executable.

On macOS / Linux / BSD:

$ which pandas_profiling
(example) /usr/local/bin/pandas_profiling

On Windows:

$ where pandas_profiling
(example) C:\ProgramData\Anaconda3\Scripts\pandas_profiling.exe
  1. In PyCharm, go to Settings (or Preferences on macOS) > Tools > External tools

  2. Click the + icon to add a new external tool

  3. Insert the following values

  • Name: Pandas Profiling

    • Program: The location obtained in step 2

    • Arguments: "$FilePath$" "$FileDir$/$FileNameWithoutAllExtensions$_report.html"

    • Working Directory: $ProjectFileDir$

PyCharm Integration

To use the PyCharm Integration, right click on any dataset file and External Tools > Pandas Profiling.