[docs] [issue1626300] 'Installing Python Modules' does not work for Windows

Chris Lambacher report at bugs.python.org
Mon Jul 18 16:57:07 CEST 2011

Chris Lambacher <chris at kateandchris.net> added the comment:

I don't think that is the default state. You need to add .py to the PATHEXT environment variable:

Maybe Terry did this at some point? My windows box certainly does not have it and I have 2.6 and 2.7 installed. I don't have a 3.x install so I can't check if that is new in 3.

nosy: +lambacck

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