How to Install Python 2 on Windows 10

Created by Guido van Rossum and first released in 1991,  Python is a popular high-level programming language used for general purpose programming. Python features a dynamic type system and automatic memory management and supports multiple programming paradigms, including object-oriented, imperative, functional programming, and procedural styles. It has a large and comprehensive standard library.

Let’s start we used Python 2.7.XX you can download to https://www.python.org/downloads/

Select on button Download Python 2.7.XXX you will get .msi file to install it on Windows. After the file downloaded you can double clik to start installation.

Choose an option that you want on the first step, if you want to install Python for all users then choose the first option (this for PC/Laptop that uses by multiple users) or choose the second option just for you.

Choose installation directory, in this part we select default directory path in C

Scroll down and click on Add python.exe to Path -> Will be installed on local hard drive, this step will add Python installation to Windows system environment variable.

Oke, let’s take some coffee or tea to wait installation process finish.

Woila, python 2.7.XX successful installed on your PC/Laptop

You can make sure that python already added into your Path system environment variable, you can check this type environment variable on start menu and select it, then see the image below

Open CMD-> type python -V for check the python.

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