Clearing a Text Widget

Eric Brunel eric_brunel at
Mon Jul 25 09:32:03 CEST 2005

On Fri, 22 Jul 2005 23:42:52 -0400, Kane Bonnette <gtg216r at> wrote:

> Kane Bonnette wrote:
>> Does anyone know how the clear the text from a Tkinter Text Widget? The
>> delete(0, END) trick that works for Entry widgets doesn't work for Text
>> I get "0 is an invalid index" when i try to do so
>> Thanks in advance
> In case anyone's wondering, you must use 0.0 instead of 0 on a Text Widget

In fact, you should use 1.0, which means line 1, column 0 (lines are numbered from 1 in text widgets).

python -c "print ''.join([chr(154 - ord(c)) for c in 'U(17zX(%,5.zmz5(17;8(%,5.Z65\'*9--56l7+-'])"

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