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Howdoi is an open source command line tool that gives answers to your questions right on the command line. Howdoi can be used by anyone and everyone who finds themselves Googling for answers to their basic programming questions.

You wonder:

howdoi print hello in python

We answer:



You'll need:

  • pip
  • Python 3.5 or above. Python 2.7 support is discontinued.

To install howdoi:

pip install howdoi


pip install git+

Don't have pip installed yet? Follow this simple tutorial to get started

If you want to use setuptools to install howdoi you can do so like this:

python install