Arc 10.1 Upgrade nuked my python path info

Discussion created by gis_tech on Aug 24, 2012
Latest reply on Aug 27, 2012 by Euank
My server was updated to ArcGIS 10.1 last week and now I'm unable to run python code from the command line. The error I get is:

The program can't start because python26.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling hte program to fix the problem.

If I double-click on the C:\Python27\ArcGIS10.1\python27.exe executable, it will successfully open the command line interface. The C:\Python26\ArcGIS10.0\python26.exe throws the above error.

All I need to do is to be able to run python scripts from the Windows command line, for example:


Anyone know what I need to do?