[Tkinter-discuss] Filling a series of tk.Label

Guilherme Polo ggpolo at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 11:25:05 CET 2009

On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 5:24 AM, jimscafe <pdhartley at gmail.com> wrote:
> I hope the problem has been solved for you.
> I found your message because I was searching the internet for my own
> solution. I am doing the exact same as you, creating a grid of labels.
> How do you plan to scroll horizontally if the number of columns in the data
> exceeds the number displayed?
> I decided to use the Scale widget, it works but a scrollbar would be better.
> I just couldn't figure out how to use the scrollbar - it seems that it needs
> to be attached to a frame or similar, then how do you set the values? This
> is easy in a Scale, but it doesn't look as good.
> I also named the labels that displayed the data so that I could easily
> identify when a user clicks on a label, which cell they had chosen. I want
> to let them drill down on the data in a cell (the application is for monthly
> financial data).

Sorry if this isn't an option for you both but.. have you considered
using the tktable widget instead ?

-- Guilherme H. Polo Goncalves

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