How to remove a directory using Python?

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If you want to remove an empty folder, you can call the rmdir function in os module.

For example

>>> import os
>>> os.rmdir('my_folder')

If you want to delete a folder containing all files you want to remove, you can remove the folder as follows:

>>> import shutil
>>> shutil.rmtree('my_folder')
Published on 22-Dec-2017 10:01:56