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Python - ImportError: No module named 'urllib2'

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Hi there,

While running a Python script, I get the following error:
ImportError: No module named 'urllib2'

-Windows 8.1 pro
-Python 3.5.2
-Editor PyCharm 4.5.1

Can you please help me resolve this issue?

Thanks,
Rene
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In python3, the urllib2 library was split over several modules. If you're trying to use urlopen try importing it from urllib.request:

from urllib.request import urlopen

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Thanks mate :)

This seems to have resolve the issue

Cheers :)
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