Python - viewing .PY file


I am taking a course through MongoDB University --- online. They provided me with same sample Python (.PY) files. I tried viewing one in NOTEPAD, but the line breaks are missing, so everything is run together. I know the breaks are there, b/c when I display the file via the TYPE command, it shows properly.

How do I work around this issue? Is there a Python editor on my system?

Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAsked:
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Your line breaks problem disappear too, besides coding colors, macro's, advanced search replace etc etc

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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
So you're saying that NOTEPAD++ is smart enough to recognize the language I'm using, and (for example) display comments in a different color?

Indeed, it knows the .py extension among other clear extension like .htm .vb etc etc
Even if it didn't (your own, or some other VERY obscure language), you could adjust a few things to tweak it to your liking.
Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Thank you!! Just what I needed!

I appreciate the quick response!

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