Installing fbprophet on Windows 10

By September 14, 2018Data science

Installing Facebook’s timeseries library fbprophet on Windows can be troublesome.

A solution that works for me, assuming you use Anaconda, is:

Update PIP

python -m pip install -U pip

Install pystan from Anaconda

conda install -c conda-forge pystan

Install fbprophet

pip install fbprophet

 

If you get an error on the last step which talks about “io.h”