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How to install scrapy on windows 7

Scrapy is a python library and is used to scrap and crawl the data from web. Here are the steps to install scrapy 

1. Install python 2.7
First install python 2.7 from
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2. Set Environment Variables
Add following paths in PATH variable
Here is a guide how to add system variables

3. Install Visual C++ 2008 redistributables
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4. Install OpenSSL
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again add C:\OpenSSL-Win32\bin in your environment variables

5. Install Setuptools and pip
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6. pywin32
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