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Python Overview

Hi all,
The PYTHON is a programming language. Python is a general-purpose interpreted, object-oriented, interactive, and high-level programming language.
The python language was created by Guido van Rossum during 1985- 1990.

  • Python is Interpreted: The PYTHON is an interpreted language. And it is processed at runtime by the interpreter. You can’t compile your program before executing it.
  • Python is Object-Oriented: The PYTHON language support object oriented styles.
    PYTHON language structure supports various concepts such as: multiple inheritance,operation overloading and polymorphism.
  • Python is Interactive:Python prompt and interact with the interpreter directly to write your programs.
  • Python is a Beginner’s Language: Python is a great language for the beginner-level programmers and supports the development of a wide range of applications from simple text processing to WWW browsers to games.

Why PYTHON

  1. It’s simple language.
  2. It’s procedural language
  3. It’s object oriented and interpreted language.

Python Features

  1. Open source programming language
  2. Easy to learn: It’s clear and easy syntax. Its simple structure and clearly defined syntax.
  3. Easy to read
  4. Easy to maintain: The source code of python is fairly easy-to-maintain.
  5. Portable: Python is portable and can be used on Windows, Linux, Solaris, Macintosh, Amiga, FreeBSD, OS/2, AROS, AS/400 and many more.Python can run on a wide variety of hardware platforms.
  6. Extendable
  7. GUI Programming
  8. It support high level programming language.

Install Python 3.2 on Windows 7/ Windows 8 / Windows 10

Download .msi file of Python from http://www.python.org/getit/releases/3.2/. Once downloaded, double click the file to install Python 3.2 on Windows 7.

Start Installation

python-install-windows-step-1

Select Installation folder

python-install-windows-step-2

Wait now till the installation process is finished.

python-install-windows-step-3

Click Finish button at this stage abd that’s it. You may open Python command line form Start Menu and you may run python commands as shown bellow:

python-command-prompt

Simple example


>>> print "Welcome To Python!"

OR

>>> print("Welcome To Python!")

The output will be:

Welcome To Python!

It’s very easy to develope python script.

If anyone has doubts on this topic then please do let me know by leaving comments or send me an email.

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