Pythonwin Debugger Overview

News Flash:

We take full advantage of Scintilla from Neil Hodgson (see This offers a much better interface, including Visual C++/VB type indicators for breakpoints in the left column, etc

This document gives a general overview of the Pythonwin Debugger package.


This package is a general-purpose debugger for Python on Win32 platforms. It is a full-blown GUI debugger with the following features:

There used to be more out-of-date stuff here, but not any more :-)  The tutorial is also a little out of date, but is worth following along with (but as you notice the old screen shots, say a praise for Scintilla!)