Importerror no module named WIN32API

Joe Francia usenet at
Mon Aug 11 21:37:48 CEST 2003

Matt Smith wrote:

> hi all, again....
> having another problem with python COMs, I run a python script on a
> win2000 machine, that uses win32com.client and it runs perfectly,
> whereas when I come to run it on a win98 machine (the machine that the
> code, when completed, will be running from in the future) it returns
> the error:
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "", line 1, in ?
>     import helloworld
>   File "G:\msmith\python\", line 2, in ?
>     import win32com
>   File "C:\PYTHON23\lib\site-packages\win32com\", line 5,
> in ?
>     import win32api, sys
> ImportError: No module named win32api
> Any clues as to how to rectify this problem would be greatly
> appreciated
> cheers,
> matt.

Maybe you need to install the win32all extensions on the Win98 machine?


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