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Tested with
Devices(s): N95 8GB, N96
Platform(s): S60
Keywords: appuifw, e32
Created: cyke64 (16 Mar 2007)
Last edited: hamishwillee (31 May 2013)



This is the first basic program in PySymbian. PySymbian is a very easy to learn language and one can develop mobile applications very rapidly using PySymbian.


1. Download the S60 SDK from Nokia Developer SDK section.

2. Download Latest Python SDK from maemo Garage.

3. Install PySymbian by following this article.

Code snippet

The code below shows how to write a simple hello world application in PySymbian.

import appuifw
import e32
def quit(): # define the quit function
app_lock.signal() = u"Hello World" #set the application title
appuifw.note(u"Hello World", 'info') #displays a hello world dialog
app_lock = e32.Ao_lock() = quit


Here is the screenshot:


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