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Hello guys. I was just curious if it is possible to delete an outputted message e.g.

from time import sleep
print "Hello, world! This message will be deleted in 5 seconds."
#Delete the text command goes here.
Mar 26 '08 #1
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It depends on your OS but as long as you're working with a terminal/command window you can issue a clear screen...
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  1. # if DOS
  2. os.system("cls")
  3. # if Linux
  4. os.system("clear")
Mar 26 '08 #2
Kid Programmer
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Neither of those commands worked when I was using Terminal. And I usually like to program using IDLE. Thanks anyways.
Mar 27 '08 #3

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