A simple code editor for writing and running Python scripts.

The editor supports syntax highlighting for Python. The colors can be configured in the Python Preferences.

Options

Some display options are accessible from the bottom bar:

title description
Show line numbers Show line number before each line.
Indent using spaces Indent code using spaces instead of tabs.
Window float on top Make the Scripting Window float on top of other windows.
Toggle path browser Show/hide the Script Browser.

Toolbar

The toolbar gives access to the Scripting Window’s main functions:

title description
Run Execute the current script.
Comment Comment the selected line(s).
Uncomment Uncomment the selected line(s).
Indent Add indentation to selected line(s).
Dedent Remove indentation from selected line(s).
Save Save the current script as a .py file.
Reload Reload the script from disk. (Useful if the script has been edited by another application.)
New Create a new empty script.
Open Open an existing script from .py file.
Edit With… Edit script with another application.

Script Browser

The Script Browser is a collapsible side panel which makes it possible to navigate through all scripts in a chosen folder.

Double-clicking a script in the Script Browser will open it in the code editor.

To change the scripts folder, click on the PopUp button and choose another one.

To show/hide the Script Browser, click on the panel icon in the bottom bar.

Last edited on 09/12/2017