[Tkinter-discuss] python: Display the text on tk window.

Michael Lange klappnase at web.de
Fri Jul 19 11:33:16 CEST 2013

On Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:42:46 +0530
Srinivas Rao <srinivas.rambha at gmail.com> wrote:

> I tried to write my code using label widget, but the options are
> different comparing to text widget.
> I tried but couldn't succeed.
> for example: It wraps the text to WORD  or  CHAR by itself in text
> widget. But in label, The default value is  0, means that lines will be
> broken only at newlines. so please help me to convert my code from TEXT
> to LABEL. If possible please show me how to write my code using LABEL
> widget. thank you
> with  regards,
> srinivas

The Label widget has a wraplength option, which determines the maximum
length of a line before it is being wrapped.

If you want to learn more about widget options you might want to have a
look at John Shipman's excellent and up to date Tkinter reference:


There is also Frederick Lundh's Tkinter book (still work in progress but
nevertheles an invaluable source):




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