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Make your code cells interactive with a kernel provided by Thebe and Binder.

For example, click the button below. Notice that the code block beneath becomes editable and runnable!


See Using sphinx-thebe for more information about what you can do with sphinx-thebe.


This package is a Sphinx wrapper around the excellent thebe project, a javascript tool to convert static code cells into interactive cells backed by a kernel.


To install sphinx-thebe first clonse and install it:

pip install sphinx-thebe

Then, add it to your Sphinx site’s conf.py file:

extensions = [

Configure and use

For more information about how to configure sphinx-thebe, see Configuring thebe.

For more information on using sphinx-thebe, see Using sphinx-thebe.