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can a varible be used in multiple files
eh506249 (3)

so i have a project where I want to make a variable in one .py file and also use that same variable in a different .py file. so far everything I've tried hasn't worked so far so i need help

Answered by ch1ck3n (2065) [earned 5 cycles]
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ch1ck3n (2065)

let's say you want to make a

x = 1
doge = "awesome"

and you want to add it to

print("doge is " + doge)

But you get an error saying doge is not defined. to fix this, (or import variables from another file) we can use the import keyword.

from variables import * # the * means import all functions, classes, and variables.

print("doge is " + doge)

and we get that doge is awesome!


(not: can be named anything, just make sure to change where you import from)