Note: Instructions for two most popular Shells on Linux and Solaris are listed.
If you are using other shells, see the Path Setting Tutorial.
If you only plan to use GUI applications such as EPD 8 beta, Canopy, or IDLE, then it is not strictly necessary to have any references to Python on your Windows PATH.
However in a typical Python workflow, you might spend considerable time working from a command prompt; in this context, the PATH should refer to whichever Python installation you plan to use from the command prompt.
To change the system environment variables, follow the steps below.
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