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Python interface to Graphviz's Dot (updated fork of pydot)

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This is fork of original pydot ( project which unfortunately has gone dead since late 2018. This fork simply merges all open PRs. The original pydot doesn't work on Windows 10 anymore with Python 3.7+. One of this PR solves this issue as well.


  • is an interface to Graphviz
  • can parse and dump into the DOT language used by GraphViz,
  • is written in pure Python,

and networkx can convert its graphs to pydot. Development occurs at GitHub (under branch dev), where you can report issues and contribute code.


From PyPI using pip:

pip install git+

From source:

pip install -e .

Note: If you had installed original pydot then first uninstall it using pip uninstall pydot.



Distributed under an MIT license.

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