Download Python: ActivePython Community Edition

ActivePython is the leading commercial-grade distribution of the open source Python scripting language. Download ActivePython Community Edition free binaries for your development projects and internal deployments.


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By downloading ActivePython Community Edition, you comply with the terms of use of the ActiveState Community License . Please refer to our documentation for install/uninstall instructions.


Looking for more Python packages and modules? Download ActivePython Community Edition then launch PyPM.



Production, Legacy, Redistribution

If you want to use ActivePython for more than just internal development and testing, below are some options to meet your business needs. Contact us for more information.

  • Business Edition

    Use ActivePython on production servers or access to legacy builds.

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  • Enterprise Edition

    Get priority support, big iron (AIX, HP-UX, Solaris), how-to consultation, indemnification, or custom builds.

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  • ActivePython OEM Licensing

    Redistribute ActivePython in your products.

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