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Automate the Boring Stuff with Python by Al Sweigart

Automate the Boring Stuff with Python

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Automate the Boring Stuff with Python by Al Sweigart
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Apr 14, 2015 | ISBN 9781593275990

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Praise

“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

Table Of Contents

Introduction
Part I: Python Programming Basics
Chapter 1: Python Basics
Chapter 2: Flow Control
Chapter 3: Functions
Chapter 4: Lists
Chapter 5: Dictionaries and Structuring Data
Chapter 6: Manipulating Strings
Part II: Automating Tasks
Chapter 7: Pattern Matching with Regular Expressions
Chapter 8: Reading and Writing Files
Chapter 9: Organizing Files
Chapter 10: Debugging
Chapter 11: Web Scraping
Chapter 12: Working with Excel Spreadsheets
Chapter 13: Working with PDF and Word Documents
Chapter 14: Working with CSV Files and JSON Data
Chapter 15: Keeping Time, Scheduling Tasks, and Launching Programs
Chapter 16: Sending Email and Text Messages
Chapter 17: Manipulating Images
Chapter 18: Controlling the Keyboard and Mouse with GUI Animation
A: Installing Third-Party Modules
B: Running Programs
C: Answers to the Practice Questions

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