Colored console on Windows

Chris Gonnerman chris.gonnerman at
Thu Nov 22 15:50:47 CET 2001

I wrote a module, WConio, which does exactly what you are wanting.
If you plan to be working at the Windows console very much, you
may also want my Alternative Readline module.  You can get both

/F has a Console module over at but I was never able
to get it working properly on my Win98 system.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kerim Borchaev" <warkid at>
To: <python-list at>
Sent: Thursday, November 22, 2001 8:05 AM
Subject: Colored console on Windows

> Hello!
> They say python can't output colored text to Windows console?
> Are they right?
> Best regards,
>  Kerim                          mailto:warkid at
> -- 

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