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How can I download and install Python on Ubuntu 13.04? I'm a newbie in Ubuntu. I've only been using Ubuntu for the last 3 days.

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do you need a specific version? open the software centre and search python -- install from there. OR you can open a terminal and type sudo apt-get install python –  amc Aug 1 '13 at 0:06
    
@amc: no need for that. Both Python 2 and Python 3 are installed by default. –  Timo Aug 1 '13 at 8:26

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Python is already included in the default installation media for Ubuntu 13.04. You can run Python in the terminal by typing python or else do it the easy way by running your Python script using IDLE. IDLE is an Integrated Development Environment for Python. IDLE 3 can be installed using the Ubuntu Software Center.

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