New in VPython 6

Change log

User forum

Contributed programs

For developers

Python web site


VPython 6
3D Programming for Ordinary Mortals



Click here to return to the main VPython page for instructions on using supported VPython. Or, to install Classic VPython 6, which is no longer supported:

·         Follow the instructions given on the Download links in the left margin.  Rotating and zooming the camera is the same as for GlowScript VPython except that neither touch nor the mouse scrollwheel are supported.

·         Classic VPython 6 will remain available, but will not henceforth be updated.


Descriptions of the Classic VPython 6 options available in the left margin:

Documentation: Overview, tutorials, and detailed documentation

What's new in VPython 6: New mouse/keyboard handling; native buttons, sliders, etc.

Change log: History of changes

User forum. (Until Feb. 2013, there was a mailing list whose archives may be found at https://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=visualpython-users. Please do not write to that list; instead post on the User forum.)

VPython on Stack Overflow: A third party question and answer site for users to share about VPython. We do encourage people to post to the User forum, as there is a larger number of knowledgeable users there.

Contributed programs: Interesting and useful programs contributed by users

For developers: For those interested in contributing to further development of Python

Python web site: The Python programming language, on which VPython is based

Development of VPython was supported in part by the National Science Foundation