[Tutor] Program launcher in taskbar

ammar azif ceasar102 at yahoo.com
Sun Jul 13 16:26:12 CEST 2008


I am running ubuntu as my development platform but the application is targeted for windows machine. Is there any platform dependent library that can help me do this? 
--- On Sun, 7/13/08, Michiel Overtoom <motoom at xs4all.nl> wrote:
From: Michiel Overtoom <motoom at xs4all.nl>
Subject: Re: [Tutor] Program launcher in taskbar
To: tutor at python.org
Date: Sunday, July 13, 2008, 9:00 AM

Ammar wrote...

> Is is possible to place my program icon in the system tray portion 
> of the taskbar (like instant messaging applications)? 
> The program will be launched by clicking on the icon. How to 
> do this in python and which module should I use?

Are you on a Windows machine?  Then you might want to look at the
'win32gui_taskbar.py' example in the
directory. This assumes you
have Mark Hammond's "Python for Windows Extensions" installed:


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