# python command not working

83nini 83nini at gmail.com
Wed Apr 22 09:44:33 CEST 2009

On 22 Apr, 09:36, David Cournapeau <courn... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 4:20 PM, 83nini <83n... at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi guys,
>
> > I'm new to python, i downloaded version 2.5, opened windows (vista)
> > command line and wrote "python", this should take me to the python
> > command line, but it did not! i'm getting : python is not an internal
> > command, external command, program, or command file.
>
> The installer does not add the path of python into your %PATH%
> variable, You have to do it manually or call the full command path
> (C:\Python25\python.exe or something)
>
> David

thanks for the tip, how do i add the path of python into my %PATH%?