Fonts in Pmw.ScrolledListBox?

Martin Franklin martin.franklin at
Mon Feb 12 03:17:27 EST 2001

I think you can also do it when you create the widget...(untested)

lb=Pmw.ScrolledListBox(root, listbox_font='7x15', listbox_height=8,
labelpos='n' ..... etc)


Matthew Dixon Cowles wrote:
> On Sat, 10 Feb 2001 18:14:36 -0600, Barron <barron at> wrote:
> >How does one set the font in a Pmw.ScrolledListBox. The "font" option
> >doesn't  seem to work like it does in a regular list box and I didn't see
> >anything about fonts in the Megawidget documentation for the
> >ScrolledListBox.
> Barron,
> You want something like:
> mylistbox.component("listbox").configure(font="7x13")
> Since Pmw commonly wraps up standard Tkinter widgets, configuring the
> ordinary widget is usually just a matter of asking the megawidget for
> it and doing the configuration normally.
> Regards,
> Matt
> --

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