Error message IDLE

Gretchen Hasselbring ghasselbring at
Mon Jan 9 12:02:02 EST 2017

Thank you for your responses.  The file I think is responsible was called

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> On 9 Jan 2017, at 16:11, Peter Otten <__peter__ at> wrote:
> Gretchen Hasselbring wrote:
>> FYI
>> Turns out I was saving my practice exercises as files (.py) under the
>> python directory which conflicted with the running of Idle.  All cleared
>> up now.
> Thanks for the update. Can you tell which file you shadowed to cause the 
> error? Perhaps even if the underlying problem turns out to be hard to fix at 
> least the error message could be improved.
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