flask error: flask.cli.NoAppException: Could not import "app name".

I get the error below whenever I attempt to run my flask app.

flask error: flask.cli.NoAppException: Could not import "app name".

The app name and development mode are been exported from an env file.

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This error occurs when you have your enviroment variables .env file located in a different directory from your app.py file and python-dotnev is installed.

To fix you have 2 options 

  • Ether you move your .env file to the same firectory as your app.py file or
  • Move your app.py file to the same diretory as your env file.

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