tkinter: variable width widgets in a grid?

Paul Sutton zleap at
Sun Feb 24 12:28:21 EST 2019

On 24/02/2019 17:09, Rich Shepard wrote:
> When placing widgets (e.g., Entry, Spinbox) in a grid layout can a length
> (visible width) be specified? For example, a telephone extension is a
> shorter
> string than the number itself.
> What's a good resource (other than this mail list) for such questions?
> TIA,
> Rich


Not sure if this is helpful. I wrote a small application in python-tk,
and you can indeed do this

#define boxes
namebx = Text(window, height=1, width=20)
officebx = Text(window, height=1, width=20)

With the main project (parts are work in progress) here

hope this helps



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