This is probably the most popular method of installation. If you are
running on windows, it is highly recommended you use this form
of installing. The installers come with with nearly everything
, and have an easy point and click installers.
+you need and have an easy point and click installers.
The first thing you will need is an installation of Python. Python
binary installers make it easy to get this done. Pygame binaries
Once that is in place, you want to download the appropriate
windows binary. From the pygame downloads page you can find the .EXE
file you need. This will automatically install all of pygame and all the SDL
-dependencies. The windows binaries have filenames like this
; " http://www3.telus.net/len_l/pygame-1.8.0release.win32-py2.5.msi".
+dependencies. The windows binaries have filenames like this "pygame-1.8.0release.win32-py2.5.msi".
This would be the installer for pygame version 1.8.0, for Python version 2.5. You
shouldn't have trouble finding the correct binary from the "Windows" section
You will also probably want to install the windows documentation and
installation package. This will add easy links to the different documentation
and games that come with pygame. The installer for this is found
-next to the other windows binary downloads. The filename looks like this
+next to the other windows binary downloads. The filename looks like this
"pygame-docs-1.8.0.exe". And this would install the documentation and
examples for pygame-1.8.0