Python Printing and Textwrapping

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by Abdul Rawoof A R dot icon Updated: Feb 25, 2023

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In Python, the print () function takes in data such as integers and strings and then prints those values to standard out. It prints a file directly without using a windows application that supports printing. 

Text wrapping is nothing, but it wraps a single paragraph in text (i.e., a string) and so every line is at most width characters long. Every wrapping option is taken from instance attributes of the TextWrapper instance and returns a list of output lines without final newlines. To wrap a string with multiple lines in Python, enclose it in triple quotes, and alternatively, the brackets can also be used to spread a string into different lines. 

The specified message to the screen or other standard output device prints using the print () function. The message can be a string or any other object, and then the object will be converted into a string before being written to the screen. We can print the string using the %s format specifier in the printf() function. It will print the string from the given starting address to the null '\0' character, and the string name itself is the starting address of the string. So, if we give the string name, it will print the entire string. Drop the character sequence inside either single, double, or triple quotes and then assign it to a variable to create a string in Python. For example, we can assign a character 'a' to a variable single_quote_character. 

Here is an example of how to print and text wrap using Python:

Fig : Preview of the output that you will get on running this code from your IDE.



Follow the steps carefully to get the output easily.

  1. Install python on your IDE(Any of your favorite IDE).
  2. Copy the snippet using the 'copy' and paste it in your IDE.
  3. Run the file to generate the output.

I hope you found this useful.

I found this code snippet by searching for 'printing text in python' in kandi. You can try any such use case!

Environment Tested

I tested this solution in the following versions. Be mindful of changes when working with other versions.

  1. The solution is created in PyCharm 2021.3.
  2. The solution is tested on Python 3.9.7.

Using this solution, we are able to print the text in python with simple steps. This process also facilities an easy way to use, hassle-free method to create a hands-on working version of code which would help us to print the text in python.


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