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There are like >50 debian packages to download and install if you do it manually.

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Not one click, but cut and paste this into a terminal window:

sudo apt-get install spyder
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I've tried that but it needs several things I don't have, that's why I asked how to install all the prerequisites too. It requires python 2.6 and I have python 2.7.3. –  Brenton Horne Oct 7 '12 at 22:01
That's the beauty of debian package management - it installs the dependencies automatically. It sounds like something is broken, can you past the results into your question please? –  fabricator4 Oct 7 '12 at 22:02
Yeah something was broken I fixed it, and now it works perfectly thanks! –  Brenton Horne Oct 8 '12 at 2:31

Open "Ubuntu Software Center" search for spyder and click on "Install."

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