Automate the Boring Stuff with Python: Practical Programming for Total Beginners


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Pressestimmen “I’m having a lot of fun breaking things and then putting them
back together, and just remembering the joy of turning a set of instructions
into something useful and fun, like I did when I was a kid.” —Wil Wheaton”Do
you need Automate the Boring Stuff with Python? Yes, if you want to enhance
your workflow by using automation, this is an excellent place to start. Highly
recommended.”—Network World Klappentext If you’ve ever spent hours renaming
files or updating hundreds of spreadsheet cells, you know how tedious tasks
like these can be. But what if you could have your computer do them for you?In
Automate the Boring Stuff with Python, you’ll learn how to use Python to write
programs that do in minutes what would take you hours to do by hand-no prior
programming experience required. Once you’ve mastered the basics of
programming, you’ll create Python programs that effortlessly perform useful
and impressive feats of automation to:-Search for text in a file or across
multiple files-Create, update, move, and rename files and folders-Search the
Web and download online content-Update and format data in Excel spreadsheets
of any size-Split, merge, watermark, and encrypt PDFs-Send reminder emails and
text notifications-Fill out online formsStep-by-step instructions walk you
through each program, and practice projects at the end of each chapter
challenge you to improve those programs and use your newfound skills to
automate similar tasks.Don’t spend your time doing work a well-trained monkey
could do. Even if you’ve never written a line of code, you can make your
computer do the grunt work. Learn how in Automate the Boring Stuff with
Python.Note: The programs in this book are written to run on Python 3. Alle


Product Details:

  • Taschenbuch: 502 Seiten
  • Verlag: No Starch Press; Auflage: 1 (1. September 2015)
  • Sprache: Englisch
  • ISBN-10: 1593275994
  • ISBN-13: 978-1593275990
  • Größe und/oder Gewicht: 17,9 x 2,9 x 23,5 cm
  • Durchschnittliche Kundenbewertung: 4.6 von 5 Sternen 13 Kundenrezensionen
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  • Nr. 6 in Fremdsprachige Bücher > Computer & Internet > Programmieren > Sprachen & Tools

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