[Tutor] Help

Walter Prins wprins at gmail.com
Thu Sep 6 11:39:11 CEST 2012

Hi Ian,

On 4 September 2012 20:36, Ian o donovan <ianodonovan63 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey, I am writing this to you because I want to know could you help.
> My school is doing enterprise and I want to enter.

What do you mean your school is "doing enterprise"?  Is it some
competition or something?

> I really want to
> make a program that will clean up your desktop E.G put files you
> haven't used for a while into a folder and delete your trash they are
> just a few ideas. I am trying to learn programming but I live in
> Ireland and where I live they is not much access to courses so I have
> to wait till college to learn programming. I have tried to learn some
> of python through on-line tutorials but find it hard So what I am
> asking is
> could you help me make a program if not I understand as I can imagine
> ye are very busy people.

You're at the right place to ask beginner Python questions.  Feel free
to try stuff and ask questions when you run into problems.  Be sure to
post complete error messages, what you've tried, what happened and
what you expected to happen instead.

As for courses, you may want to look into the following free
educational offerings where you can learn basic programming in a
structured manner:


Be sure to browse around the sites, most of the sites have multiple
courses available.



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