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.PY File Extension

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File TypePython Script

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CategoryDeveloper Files


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Program file or script written in Python, an interpreted object-oriented programming language; can be created and edited with a text editor, but requires a Python interpreter to run; often used for programming Web servers and other administrative computer systems.

Program(s) that open .PY files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Python Software Foundation Python
Microsoft Notepad
Other text editor
Mac OS X LogoMac
Python Software Foundation Python
MacroMates TextMate
Other text editor
Linux LogoLinux
Python Software Foundation Python
GNU Emacs
Other text editor
Updated 10/27/2015