Python: Basic file path management

Code example of how to get the current directory, change directories, and set the output to someplace specific – designed to work on both windows and unix.

Sharepoint with Python

When using Microsoft Sharepoint with python, you may need the ability for ntlm authentication when using requests to access data.  There is a python module that does exactly that – install requests-ntlm module.

https://pypi.python.org/pypi/requests_ntlm/0.2.0

Notifications in Python

A great way to have desktop notifications for Python applications is to use Growl.  Available for Mac and Windows

Growl for Mac: http://growl.info

Growl for Windows: http://www.growlforwindows.com/

Once installed, you will need the python library gntp (Growl Notification Transport Protocol). https://pypi.python.org/pypi/gntp