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I would like to find out what command is called by clicking on Python->Execute statement.

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C-h k and then click on the menu item. – lawlist Jun 9 '14 at 1:56
    
@lawlist: Please post your comment as an answer (it is the answer). – Drew Jun 9 '14 at 2:00
    
See also this question. – legoscia Jun 13 '14 at 14:31

The keyboard combination C-h k can be used to obtain information about functions linked to certain menu items or other keys. In the context of this question, entering C-h k and then clicking on the menu item will display the name of the function and additional helpful information (e.g., the doc string sometimes can be very useful).

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