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Print On The Same Line With Python

Printing on the same line with Python is useful if you, for example, want to use a progress bar or download status in a CLI program. This is a simple way to do that.

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Printing on the same with Python is not that difficult, it did, however, take some time before I managed to find the best way to do it myself. This is a neat little trick and I tend to use it quite a lot in my programs.

print("hello", end="\r", flush=True)


I have written a quick example, with the following code:

import time

for i in range(10):
    print(i, end="\r", flush=True)

It looks like this.

Flush python