Getting started with ironpython

Installation or Setup

Detailed instructions on getting ironpython set up or installed.

Install IronPython

Just download the newest version from and follow the instructions from the msi package. This package will setup everything you need to start working with ironpython.

Using the IronPython command line

To use the IronPython command line, open ipy.exe or ipy64.exe. Both files are located in the path that was selected during installation. By default they will be located at C:\Program Files\IronPython 2.7\.

Then start writing your statements directly in the IronPython command line.

For example: print ‘Hello World’


For ironpython 3: print (‘Hello World’)