Photoimage on button appears pixelated when button is disabled

Tim Golden mail at
Sun May 17 10:11:01 EDT 2009

Dustan wrote:
> On May 15, 2:59 pm, Dustan <DustanGro... at> wrote:
>> In tkinter, when I place a photoimage on a button and disable the
>> button, the image has background dots scattered through the image.
>> Searching the web, I wasn't able to find any documentation on this
>> behavior, nor how to turn it off. So here I am. How do I keep this
>> from happening?
>> Also, how can I extract the base-64 encoding of a GIF, so I can put
>> the image directly into the code instead of having to keep a separate
>> file for the image?
>> All responses appreciated,
>> Dustan
> At the very least, someone ought to be able to provide an answer to
> the second question.

Well I know nothing about Tkinter, but to do base64 encoding,
you want to look at the base64 module.


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