Getting ActivePython

Welcome, and thank you for using ActivePython. This is ActivePython This release corresponds to Python version 3.5.3. ActivePython is ActiveState’s complete and ready-to-install distribution of Python. It provides a one-step installation of all essential Python modules, and extensive documentation.

ActivePython is available on several operating systems:

  • Windows/x86 and Windows/x64
  • macOS (Universal build)
  • Linux/x86 and Linux/x86_64
  • Solaris SPARC and x86
  • HP-UX
  • AIX

ActivePython is ActiveState’s quality-assured binary build of Python. The latest Windows, Linux, and macOS builds are available for free to the community. Solaris, HP-UX and AIX builds are available in ActivePython Business, Enterprise and OEM editions.

For more information, see the ActivePython download page.

ActiveState’s Python Development Tools

Have you tried Komodo IDE yet?

Komodo IDE is ActiveState’s multi-language, cross-platform integrated development environment that features powerful editing and debugging support for Python. Try a free evaluation .

Komodo IDE

Komodo IDE's features include:

  • support for local and remote Python debugging
  • the regular expression toolkit (Rx)
  • background Python syntax checking, a Code Browser, autocomplete, and calltips
  • full HTML/XML/CSS/JavaScript support for your Python-based web programming
  • Emacs and Vi keybindings

The latest documentation for all ActiveState languages, including ActivePython, is available at . Many other Python resources and general information about Python at ActiveState is available here .