How do I run my Perl scripts?

If you’ve installed ActivePerl or a Perl project you created on the Platform, you can run your Perl scripts (files that end in a .pl) with the Perl executable perl.exe.

So if you have a script called, on Windows you could run it from the command line like this:


From the command line on MacOS or Linux, the command would be:


For a little more info on getting started with Perl, here are some docs we put together: