Early Access Program Releases

PyCharm 2020.2 Early Access Program starts now!

The Early Access Program for our next major release, PyCharm 2020.2, is now open! If you are the kind of person who is always looking forward to the next ‘big thing’, we encourage you to join and share your thoughts on the latest PyCharm improvements! Our upcoming release is loaded with cool features!

pycharm EAP program

If you are not familiar to our EAP programs, here are some ground rules:

  • We roll out a new build every 2 weeks until the end of July
  • EAP builds are free to use and expire 30 days after the build date
  • You can install an EAP build side-by-side with your stable PyCharm version
  • It’s important to note that these builds are not fully tested and might be unstable
  • Your feedback is always welcome, use our issue tracker and make sure to mention your build version

Highlighted features

These are just a few highlights from what’s coming! For more details check our release notes.


Download this EAP from our website. Alternatively, you can use the JetBrains Toolbox App to stay up to date throughout the entire EAP.
If you’re on Ubuntu 16.04 or later, you can use snap to get PyCharm EAP and stay up to date. You can find the installation instructions on our website.

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