How do I access IDLE in Win7

W. eWatson wolftracks at
Wed Jul 27 21:34:18 CEST 2011

On 7/27/2011 9:48 AM, Jerry Hill wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 12:28 PM, W. eWatson<wolftracks at>  wrote:
>> If I run cmd.exe and work my way down to  .../idlelib, I find nothing but
>> idle.bat. strange. Hidden?  I can get into line mode by using python.exe.
>> That is, I can type in print "abc", and get a result.
> So, you don't have an or idle.pyw in C:\Python26\Lib\idlelib\
> (or where ever you installed python)?  If not, it sounds to me like
> your python installation is screwed up.  I would re-install.
> Jerry
Yes, I have both. Neither shows anything on the monitor when I double 
click them.

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