[Tutor] Tkinter: no module named messagebox (brandon w)

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Sun Aug 14 17:14:24 CEST 2011

On 14/08/11 14:07, Wayne Werner wrote:
> Of course I personally I usually do
> import Tkinter as tk
> Which means I only have to type 3 extra characters, but it removes any
> ambiguity - tk.Something had to come from Tkinter

Thats exactly what I tend to do nowadays.

I used to use the import * method for tkinter but eventually
I got bit by a name clash and it took too long to realize the
problem so I now use the "import as tk" shortcut except for
very short scripts - usually just for tests or experiments..

Alan G
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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