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-I have a python script where a user inputs a path to directory.
-Then the program search all files with extensions "pdf" "docx" "jpg".
-It saves all those files found into a txt file called "foundFile.txt
-it then copies all those files with those extensions into a folder called found_files.


Below is the code.


Python
import os
import shutil

dir = "C:/Users/PacY/PycharmProjects/pdfwordtext/found_files"
shutil.rmtree(dir, ignore_errors=True)
os.makedirs(dir)
foundFile = open("C:/Users/PacY/PycharmProjects/pdfwordtext/foundFile.txt", "w+")
input_path = input(r"Enter path of the directory: ")
extensions = ['.pdf', '.docx', '.jpg']
txt_file = r"C:/Users/PacY/PycharmProjects/pdfwordtext/found_files/foundFile.txt"

f = open(input_path,'r+')
with open(txt_file, "a+") as txt:
     for file in os.listdir(input_path):
         for extension in extensions:
             if file.__contains__(extension):
                 txt.write(file)
                 txt.write("\n")


What I have tried:

-I have created the txt file (foundFile.txt)
-The directory to get all those files.
-Getting all those file names with those extensions.

-Basically I need help on this one.
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Richard MacCutchan 1-Apr-21 6:08am
   
"Basically I need help on this one."
And are we expected to guess what sort of help?
Muvunyi Yahya 1-Apr-21 6:11am
   
help on the python script above.
Richard MacCutchan 1-Apr-21 6:16am
   
If you want help then please explain in detail what the problem is.

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