Install Python Socks Module In Windows

Hello Everyone , in this post  i will show you how to install socks module of python in windows .

  • WHAT IS SOCKS MODULE ?
    Socks  module was designed to allow developers of Python software that uses the Internet or another TCP/IP-  based network to add support for connection through a SOCKS proxy server with as much ease as possible.
  • WHAT IF I DON’T INSTALL THIS MODULE ?
  • If you use a script where socks is imported ( import socks) you will get the following error : ImportError: No module named socks
  • How to install this Socks module  ?
  1. Download socks.rar here
  2. Extract Socks.rar (You will need winrar)
  3. Copy the socks.py To
  4. Paste it here To (Your disk for me it’s C ) C:/PYTHON27/lib/site-packages/ (If you use python 3 the folder should be python3 not python27 )

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Now you script must be executed without errors !

 

 

 

 

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  1. Bhaskar Dhiman June 25, 2016