Quickstart guide to MPF
This is for people who know what they're doing. If you're lost, check out our full installation guides.
MPF requires Python 3.7 - 3.9. Newer than 3.9 won't work. (Update: MPF 0.57 supports Python 3.10 & 3.11. See our 0.57 page for details.)
pip install mpf
pip install mpf-monitor
Create a folder for your machine config files as outlined in the tutorial.
We do not recommend installing the Media Controller right away since it's more of a pain to get installed, and you don't need it yet.
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