Nasty launching of Python applications

Cliff Wells LogiplexSoftware at
Thu Mar 20 00:43:56 CET 2003

On Wed, 2003-03-19 at 15:36, Tracker wrote:
> When I run any Python program (*.py) I get always two windows: console
> and the main program windows (eg. using wxPython). It looks ugly,
> because when I execute application I got two windows. I woudl like to
> get only the one. Is there any way to hide the console window? I
> heard, it may be done using some kind of API Win32 function... but
> Python does not implement it. :(

Change the name of your Python file from .py to .pyw.  Alternatively,
you can associate .py files with pythonw.exe.

Cliff Wells, Software Engineer
Logiplex Corporation (
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