An active engineer explains how to delete directories and files with Python [for beginners]
Learn how to delete directories and files in Python.
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This article is based on the contents of the TechAcademy online boot camp Python course.
How to remove files with os.remove
os.remove removes the specified file. os.remove cannot remove the directory.
To delete the directory, use os.rmdir.However, os.rmdir can only delete empty directories.