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== Download and install Python ==
 
If you believe you already have Python installed, please let a staff member know before completing these steps.
 
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* On Windows XP: click on the Start menu (the Windows logo in the lower left of the screen), click on "Run...", type <code>cmd</code> into the text box, and hit enter.
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You now have what's called a command prompt. This command prompt is another way of navigating your computer and running programs -- just textually instead of graphically. We are going to be running Python and Python scripts from this command prompt.
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<li>At this <code>C:\</code> prompt that appears, test your Python install by typing
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