[Tkinter-discuss] Easy way to get a file explorer?
ggpolo at gmail.com
Thu Jun 12 21:45:21 CEST 2008
On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 4:36 PM, Alexnb <alexnbryan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks, this is exactly what I am looking for, but I can't find much useful
> documentation on it. So I want to have it give me a string of the path of
> the file they selected, which seems simple, but I am having issues. for
> path = tkFileDialog.askopenfile()
> print path
> it prints this:
> <open file 'C:/Documents and Settings/Alex/My Documents/My
> Music/101-u2-instant_karma.mp3', mode 'r' at 0x00C3EE78>
> but all I want is the actual path. So how can I do that?
use askopenfilename instead.
> Kevin Walzer-5 wrote:
>> Alexnb wrote:
>>> Okay, so in the small app I am creating I want to have a button that
>>> activates a file explorer and then once the user selects a file I want to
>>> able to get the path of that file. Is there a way to do this without
>>> into serious detail? and if not could someone point me in the right
>>> direction? I am open to about anything. Thanks.
>> tkFileDialog is what you're looking for.
>> Kevin Walzer
>> Code by Kevin
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