setup:python

# Setting up Python Environment

## Windows

There are multiple software available for Windows. Here we give a list of tools you need to download for programming using Eclipse software.

### Common Problems

#### PATH Variable

To use python command in cmd.exe terminal, you may need to add Python directory to your environment path. To do this, add your Python installation folder (like C:\Python27) to your PATH variable under Environment Variables. Follow these instructions:

1. Hold Windows and press Pause button at the same time.
3. Click Environment Variables.
;C:\python27
(or whatever your Python directory is) to the PATH variable.

### Alternatives

You can install EasyEclipse distribution, which is a bundle of Eclipse and PyDev.

## MAC OS

1. Download Python for Mac with respect to 32 bit or 64 bit option from here