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This quite stupid, but every time i use plot() with IPython it pop's up in the IDLE window opposed to showning it inline. How can I change this?

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Use %pylab inline when you are in the IPython shell. You may also specify --pylab=inline as an argument when you first launch IPython.

When you say "IDLE window", do you mean the Python IDE in the standard library?

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