[Tutor] Changing text colors on WinXP py2.6.2

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Tue Oct 13 14:12:11 CEST 2009

"Tim Golden" <mail at timgolden.me.uk> wrote 

> No. ANSI escapes don't work on Windows. 

Wouldn't the ANSI codes work if ANSI.SYS were loaded?
I thought you could still load ANSI.SYS it just wasn't 
normally there? The help system says you should load it 
in config.nt with:


But I admit I've never tried it - I didn't even like ANSI.SYS 
when I was using DOS!

Alan G.

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