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New in the Adafruit Learning System: Using Python on Windows 10 – wait no more! Microsoft has added Python 3.7 to the May 2019 update for Windows 10. Using the steps in this guide, you can get your Windows 10 installation updated to the latest version and use Python without having to download from Python.org.
Besides Python 3.7, the release includes the IDLE editor and pip3.
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