Building basic dialog in Windows?

Thomas Heller theller at
Tue Aug 24 20:24:00 CEST 2004

Fred <nobody at> writes:

> Hi,
> 	I'd like to turn a command-line script into a Windows GUI app
> using the native widgets so as to reduce the size of the binary (ie.
> no QT, wxWidgets, et al.)
> I came up with the following list of tools to access the Win32 API:
> - PythonWin (MFC)
> - ctypes
> - EasyDialogs for Windows
> - DynWin
> - sdk32 - Partial Python wrap of the Win32 Platform SDK

You've missed venster

> Does someone have a sample on how to display an OK/Cancel dialog with
> a label + progress bar? Should I look at other tools?

I think pywin32 has what you need, the makepy utility displays such a
progress dialog when creating python wrappers for large typelibraries.


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