Replit CLI

Interact with Replit remotely with the Replit CLI.

pip install repl-cli

Welcome to Replit CLI! With the Replit CLI Application, you can work with your repls locally, including clone, pull, and push, the core features of the CLI. The full list of features includes-

PS C:\> replit
Usage: replit [OPTIONS] COMMAND [ARGS]...

  --install-completion [bash|zsh|fish|powershell|pwsh]
								  Install completion for the specified shell.
  --show-completion [bash|zsh|fish|powershell|pwsh]
								  Show completion for the specified shell, to
								  copy it or customize the installation.

  --help                          Show this message and exit.

  clone    Clone a Repl's contents to your local machine
  db       Edit the Replit DB for a Repl
  env      Interact with the Environment of the Repl of the Current Working...
  exec     Execute a command to run on the remote repl.
  login    Authenticate with Replit CLI.
  pull     Pull the remote contents of the repl inside the working...
  push     Push changes to the server and override remote.
  run      Run, Stop, or Restart a Repl from your local machine.
  shell    Connect to a bash shell with a remote repl.
  user     Lookup the details for a Replit User
  version  Output the current version for Replit CLI
PS C:\>


  • Make sure you have Python 3.6 or higher installed. To do so, type python inside of a Command Prompt/Terminal instance. If you have Python installed, a Python shell will come up with the version number. (type quit() inside of the python shell to quit it) If you do not have Python 3.6+ or do not have Python at all, you can install it by downloading the installer for your platform located here
  • Once you have python, run the following command- pip install repl-cli, preferably with Administrator access (This includes Administrator accounts on macOS, and Run as Administrator on Windows) to make sure that your PC recognizes Replit CLI properly.
  • Once installed, type replit into a shell to get started!


To see the docs and for information on finding your authorization token, click here

Building From Source

To build from source, run the following commands-

git clone
cd .\replit-cli\replit_cli