[Tkinter-discuss] displaying images with Label()

Guilherme Polo ggpolo at gmail.com
Fri Jun 13 22:39:02 CEST 2008

On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 5:27 PM, Alexnb <alexnbryan at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have looked online for examples and documentation but can't find anything.
> Not to say that there isn't but I can't find it. Anyway I am wondering how
> you display images using the Label() function. I tried something like this
> but it didn't work
> Label(parent, image="/path/path/image.png")
> can someone show me an example or point me in the right direction? I would
> really appreciate it.

You have to specify compound="left", to specify that the image will be
placed at left, and then bitmap=image. This image has to be created
earlier, using (probably) the PhotoImage class.

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