How to Install Python 3 on Windows 10 Desktop

It is very easy to install python on windows 10. All we have to do is download the setup from www.python.org and run the setup.

First, Go to following URL www.python.org/downloads/ and Download the latest python 3 installer for Windows 10 (.exe setup file).

Once the download is finished, Double click on the downloaded file to start the installation process.

When you get the python3 setup window, Make sure to check the checkbox "Add Python 3 to PATH" before you click on the Install button,  So we don’t have to configure the PATH variable manually.

How to Install Python 3 on Windows 10 Desktop

Now Clink on the Install Now button to install python 3 on Windows 10.

Once the installation is finished, open windows command prompt and type "python -V" to very the installation.

To get the python shell (interpreter) type "python" on the command line.

Python 3 Shell Windows 10

Python 3 for windows 10 also includes the IDLE python IDE, so we do not want to install a separate IDE to write python code.

IDLE IDE Windows 10

To open IDLE, Click on the Windows start menu  and go to All Apps > Python 3 > IDLE.