How to install and run a script?

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Tue Oct 14 09:30:20 CEST 2014

On 14/10/2014 06:19, Michael Torrie wrote:
> On 10/12/2014 08:05 PM, ryguy7272 wrote:
>> Ahhhhh!!!  I didn't know I needed to run it from the command prompt!  Ok, not it makes sense, and everything works.
>> Thanks to all!
> You don't have to run python apps from the command line.  Apps that
> throw up windows can usually be run by double-clicking the py file in
> windows.  But apps that communicate solely on the terminal or console
> have to be run in that environment.

No, you need to double click a pyw file to get a windows app, py files 
always give you a console.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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