.py

File Type Python Script IconPython Script
File Format Standard (developed by Python Software Foundation)
Usage Open manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Program file or script written in Python, an interpreted object-oriented programming language; can be created and edited with a text editor, but requires a Python interpreter to run; often used for programming Web servers and other administrative computer systems.

Open With
Windows

IconPython Software Foundation Python

IconMicrosoft Notepad

IconNotepad++

macOS

IconPython Software Foundation Python

IconMacroMates TextMate

IconOther text editor

Unix

IconPython Software Foundation Python

IconGNU Emacs

Icongedit

Updated October 27, 2015
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