Executing a Python script is very easy within the terminal or IDE (Integrated Development Environment). You can identify a Python script by the .py file extension. This tutorial will touch on how to run the script within the terminal or in an IDE like Visual Studio Code (VSC).
For this tutorial to work correctly, you will need to install Python to your chosen operating system. We have tutorials on installing Python to Windows, macOS, and Linux. These are all straightforward and will not take long to complete.
The steps below will take you through all you need to know to run a Python script. If you encounter any issues, your system may not have Python configured correctly.
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