Python is available on different types of platforms, including Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. Python is an interpreted language. To program in Python, you need a python interpreter. Installing a Python interpreter is very easy.
Some Windows and Mac computers already have Python installed.
To check python installed or not, Go to the terminal window (Command Line) and type “python”.
To install Python you have to download it first. You can download Python from its official website https://www.python.org/downloads/.
Python is a cross-platform language. Therefore, different interpreters have been provided for different operating systems such as (Windows, Mac OS, and Linux, etc.).
You do not need to find the Python interpreter for your OS to install Python. The operating system you visit by download page of Python website automatically shows the interpreter download option for the same operating system.
Install Python on Windows
- Download Python for Windows.
- Run the Python installer.
- Here you will see the Python Wizard, which is very easy to use. Just accept the default settings and click on Next button, wait until install is complete and you’re done.
You must check the Add python 3.7 to PATH option. This allows Python to be installed as a service in your system and you are comfortable in programming.