[Python] Check if File Exists

How to check if a file exists in path using Python? There are 2 functions available in Python to check this directly using os.path. Try the below Python code snippet. Both functions take same parameter (file path) & return a boolean response. i.e., True if file exists or False if […]

Get list of Folders in directory path – Python

Print Directory List in Python To get list of sub-directories present in a computer folder, use the code below. Edit the folder path mentioned in the variable “folder_path”. Then execute this ready to use code. It will print the sub-directories name one by one. #List all subdirectories in a folder […]

How to run a .exe file using Python?

import sys, string, os os.popen(r”path”) To run the outside executable file in your computer through Python, this is the easiest way. You need to download an executable file and save it in a folder. Write the exe file path in the code above given. Now you can run the executable […]

How to shutdown a computer using Python?

import os os.system(‘shutdown -s’) This coding for shutdown the computer eventually. After running this code, a message saying “You are about to be signed out in less than a minute” We can avoid that message – os.system(‘shutdown -s -t 0’) instead of using os.system(‘shutdown -s’) will immediately get shut down.

How to get username in Python?

Print Current User Account Name in Python Here is the simple way to get the user name by using python code. You can get your username without making any changes in the below code. import getpass username = getpass.getuser() print (username) This command directly gets the user name and returns […]