This document aims to 3.2.exe an overview of Windows-specific behaviour you should know about when using Python on Microsoft Windows. Unlike most Unix systems and services, Windows does not include a system supported installation of Python.

These installers are primarily intended to add a per-user installation of Python, with the core interpreter and library being used by a single user. PEP 11, a Python release only supports a Windows platform while Microsoft considers the platform under extended support. 7 supports Windows Vista and newer. If you require Windows XP support then please install Python 3. There are a number of different installers available for Windows, each with certain benefits and downsides. Python for any kind of project. Python that is suitable for running scripts and packages, and using IDLE or other development environments.

It requires Windows 10, but can be safely installed without corrupting other programs. It also provides many convenient commands for launching Python and its tools. It can be used to build Python packages or run scripts, but is not updateable and has no user interface tools. Python suitable for embedding into a larger application. 7 installers are available for download – two each for the 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the interpreter.