Pmw.ScrolledText programatically scrolling

Eric Brunel eric.brunel at
Fri Sep 13 15:06:24 CEST 2002

Joe Connellan wrote:

> I've got a Pmw.ScrolledText() that I'm using as a log and I've written
> an addToLog() method like so:
>  def addToLog(self, logString):
>   self.logScr.configure(text_state = 'normal')
>   self.logScr.insert(END, logString)
>   self.logScr.configure(text_state = 'disabled')
> I now want it to scroll when I add a line so the user doesn't have to
> constantly scroll down to view the most recent lines.
> I can't find any info on doing this with ScrolledText or its text
> component - do I need to reposition the scrollbars for it to scroll?

should do the trick.

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