Python 3.4 Idle?

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Sat Jul 25 20:55:55 CEST 2015

On 24/07/2015 02:50, Steve Burrus wrote:
> On Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 8:41:03 PM UTC-5, Chris Angelico wrote:
>> On Fri, Jul 24, 2015 at 11:34 AM, Steve Burrus <steveburrus28 at> wrote:
>>> I got Idle the other day biut had to get the older version, 2.7, of python to get it. So I wonder if there is an Idle version  that comes with python 3.4.*?
>> What system are you on? What did you do to install Python? On Windows,
>> the installers usually come with IDLE; on some Linuxes,
>> it's separately distributed; if you got a third-party Python distro,
>> it's up to them what they put in it. But yes, you most certainly can
>> get 3.4+ with IDLE.
>> ChrisA
> Well I am exactly on Windows 10 beta preview on a 64 bit system. Idle is on my Programs menu but I cannot actually activate it.

Please state how you tried to run IDLE and exactly what happened, then 
we should be able to advise.

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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