The gtk Class Reference

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gtk.AboutDialog - popup window displaying information about an application (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.AccelGroup - a group of accelerators for a Window hierarchy
gtk.AccelLabel - a label which displays accelerator info to the right of the text
gtk.Accessible - accessibility support for widgets.
gtk.Action - an action which can be triggered by a menu or toolbar item (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.ActionGroup - a group of actions (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Adjustment - an object representing an adjustable bounded value
gtk.Alignment - a widget that controls the alignment and size of its child
gtk.Arrow - produces an arrow pointing in one of the four cardinal directions.
gtk.AspectFrame - A frame that constrains its child to a particular aspect ratio.
gtk.Bin - an abstract base class defining a container with just one child.
gtk.Border - an object containing data for a border (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Box - an abstract base class for box containers
gtk.Button - A pushbutton widget that issues a signal when clicked.
gtk.ButtonBox - the base class for widgets that contain multiple buttons
gtk.Calendar - a widget that displays a calendar and allows the user to select a date.
gtk.CellEditable - an interface for editing a TreeView cell
gtk.CellLayout - an interface for packing cells
gtk.CellRenderer - a base class for objects that render into Treeview cells
gtk.CellRendererCombo - an object that renders a gtk.ComboBoxEntry into a gtk.TreeView cell (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.CellRendererPixbuf - an object that renders a pixbuf into a gtk.TreeView cell
gtk.CellRendererProgress - an object that renders numbers as progress bars in a gtk.TreeView (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.CellRendererText - an object that renders text into a gtk.TreeView cell
gtk.CellRendererToggle - an object that renders a toggle button into a TreeView cell
gtk.CellView - a widget displaying a single row of a gtk.TreeModel (new in PyGTK 2.6).
gtk.CheckButton - a toggle button widget styled as a checkbox and label
gtk.CheckMenuItem - a menu item with a check box.
gtk.Clipboard - an object to store data to and retrieve data from (new in PyGTK 2.2)
gtk.ColorButton - a button to launch a color selection dialog (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.ColorSelection - a widget used to select a color.
gtk.ColorSelectionDialog - a standard dialog for selecting a color.
gtk.Combo - a text entry field with a dropdown list.
gtk.ComboBox - a widget used to choose from a list of items (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.ComboBoxEntry - a text entry field with a dropdown list (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Container - a base class for widgets that contain other widgets
gtk.Curve - allows direct editing of a curve.
gtk.Dialog - popup windows for user information and action
gtk.DrawingArea - a widget for custom user interface elements.
gtk.Editable - an interface for text-editing widgets.
gtk.Entry - a single line text entry field.
gtk.EntryCompletion - completion functionality for gtk.Entry (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.EventBox - a widget used to catch events for widgets which do not have their own window.
gtk.Expander - a container that can hide its child (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FileChooser - an interface for choosing files (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FileChooserButton - a button to launch a gtk.FileChooserDialog (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.FileChooserDialog - a file chooser dialog, suitable for "File/Open" or "File/Save" commands(new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FileChooserWidget - a file chooser widget that can be embedded in other widgets(new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FileFilter - a filter for selecting a file subset (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FileSelection - a dialog used to prompt the user for a file or directory name
gtk.Fixed - a container which allows you to position widgets at fixed coordinates
gtk.FontButton - a button to launch a font selection dialog (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.FontSelection - a widget for selecting fonts.
gtk.FontSelectionDialog - a dialog for selecting fonts.
gtk.Frame - a bin with a decorative frame and optional label.
gtk.GammaCurve - subclass of gtk.Curve for editing gamma curves.
gtk.GenericCellRenderer - a TreeView cell renderer that helps create cell renderers in Python
gtk.GenericTreeModel - a TreeView model that helps create tree models in Python
gtk.HandleBox - a widget for detachable window portions.
gtk.HBox - a horizontal container box
gtk.HButtonBox - a container for arranging buttons horizontally.
gtk.HPaned - a container with two panes arranged horizontally.
gtk.HRuler - a horizontal ruler.
gtk.HScale - a horizontal slider widget for selecting a value from a range.
gtk.HScrollbar - a horizontal scrollbar widget
gtk.HSeparator - a horizontal separator.
gtk.IconFactory - an object that manages a group of icon sets.
gtk.IconInfo - object containing information about and icon in an icon theme (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.IconSet - contains a set of variants for an icon
gtk.IconSource - a source for icon variants
gtk.IconTheme - look up icons by name and size (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.IconView - a widget which displays a list of icons in a grid (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.Image - A widget displaying an image
gtk.ImageMenuItem - a menuitem that displays an image with an accel label
gtk.IMContext - an abstract base class defining a generic input method interface
gtk.IMContextSimple - an input method context object that supports "simple" input methods
gtk.IMMulticontext - an input method context object that manages the use of multiple input method contexts for a widget
gtk.InputDialog - a dialog for configuring devices for the XInput extension.
gtk.Invisible - internally-used widget which is not displayed.
gtk.Item - abstract base class for gtk.MenuItem
gtk.ItemFactory - creates menus, menubars and option menus from a data description.
gtk.Label - a widget that displays a limited amount of read-only text
gtk.Layout - infinite scrollable area containing child widgets and custom drawing
gtk.ListStore - a list model to use with a gtk.TreeView
gtk.Menu - a drop down menu widget.
gtk.MenuBar - a widget that displays gtk.MenuItem widgets horizontally
gtk.MenuItem - the widget used for an item in menus
gtk.MenuShell - a base class for menu objects.
gtk.MenuToolButton - A gtk.ToolItem containing a button with an additional dropdown menu (new in PyGTK 2.6)
gtk.MessageDialog - a convenient message window
gtk.Misc - a base class for widgets with alignments and padding.
gtk.Notebook - a tabbed notebook container.
gtk.Object - the base class of the PyGTK type hierarchy.
gtk.OptionMenu - a widget used to provide a list of valid choices.
gtk.Paned - a base class for widgets with two adjustable panes
gtk.Plug - A toplevel window for embedding into other processes.
gtk.ProgressBar - a widget which indicates progress visually.
gtk.RadioAction - an action that can be grouped so that only one can be active (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.RadioButton - a choice of one of multiple check buttons.
gtk.RadioMenuItem - a choice from multiple check menu items.
gtk.RadioToolButton - a toolbar item that contains a radio button (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Range - a base class for widgets that allow a user to set a value in a range.
gtk.RcStyle - an object holding resource styles
gtk.Requisition - an object containing information about the desired space requirements of a widget.
gtk.Ruler - a base class for horizontal or vertical rulers
gtk.Scale - a base class for the scale widgets.
gtk.Scrollbar - a base class for scrollbar widgets.
gtk.ScrolledWindow - adds scrollbars to its child widget.
gtk.SelectionData - an object that stores information about a selection
gtk.Separator - a base class for visual separator widgets.
gtk.SeparatorMenuItem - a separator used in menus.
gtk.SeparatorToolItem - a toolbar item that separates groups of other toolbar items (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Settings - an object that contains the global settings for the widgets on a gtk.gdk.Screen
gtk.SizeGroup - an object that groups widgets so they request the same size
gtk.Socket - a container for widgets from other processes.
gtk.SpinButton - retrieve an integer or floating-point number from the user.
gtk.Statusbar - report messages of minor importance to the user.
gtk.Style - an object that hold style information for widgets
gtk.Table - layout widgets in a two-dimensional array
gtk.TearoffMenuItem - a menu item used to tear off and reattach its menu.
gtk.TextAttributes - an object containing the attributes set on some text
gtk.TextBuffer - stores attributed text for display in a gtk.TextView
gtk.TextChildAnchor - a location in a textbuffer for placing widgets
gtk.TextIter - an object pointing at a location in a gtk.TextBuffer
gtk.TextMark - a position in a textbuffer that is preserved across textbuffer modifications
gtk.TextTag - an object used to apply attributes to text in a gtk.TextBuffer
gtk.TextTagTable - A collection of gtk.TextTag objects that can be used together
gtk.TextView - a widget that displays the contents of a gtk.TextBuffer
gtk.ToggleAction - an action which can be toggled between two states (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.ToggleButton - a button that retains its state
gtk.ToggleToolButton - A gtk.ToolItem containing a toggle button (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Toolbar - a bar holding buttons and other widgets.
gtk.ToolButton - a gtk.ToolItem subclass that displays buttons (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.ToolItem - the base class of widgets that can be added to gtk.Toolbar (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.Tooltips - add tips to your widgets.
gtk.TreeDragDest - an interface that manages the data transfer for a destination of a gtk.TreeView drag and drop operation
gtk.TreeDragSource - an interface that manages the source data transfer for a gtk.TreeView drag and drop operation
gtk.TreeIter - An object that points at a path in a gtk.TreeModel.
gtk.TreeModel - the tree interface used by gtk.TreeView
gtk.TreeModelFilter - a gtk.TreeModel which hides parts of an underlying tree (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.TreeModelSort - a tree model that is a sorted version of a child gtk.TreeModel
gtk.TreeModelRow - an object representing a row in a gtk.TreeModel
gtk.TreeModelRowIter - an object for iterating over a set of gtk.TreeModelRow objects.
gtk.TreeRowReference - an object maintaining a persistent reference to a gtk.TreeModel row (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.TreeSelection - the selection object for gtk.TreeView
gtk.TreeSortable - an interface for sorting a gtk.TreeModel
gtk.TreeStore - a model for tree widgets with columns
gtk.TreeView - a widget for displaying both trees and lists.
gtk.TreeViewColumn - a visible column in a gtk.TreeView widget
gtk.UIManager - construct menus and toolbars from an XML description (new in PyGTK 2.4)
gtk.VBox - a vertical container box
gtk.VButtonBox - a container for arranging buttons vertically.
gtk.VPaned - A container with two panes arranged vertically.
gtk.VRuler - a vertical ruler.
gtk.VScale - a vertical slider widget used to select a value from a range.
gtk.VScrollbar - a vertical scrollbar
gtk.VSeparator - a vertical separator.
gtk.Viewport - a widget displaying a portion of a larger widget.
gtk.Widget - the base class for all PyGTK widgets
gtk.Window - a top-level window that holds one child widget.
gtk.WindowGroup - a group of gtk.Window widgets
gtk Functions - miscellaneous functions
Stock Items - prebuilt common menu/toolbar items and corresponding icons
gtk Constants - the built-in constants of the gtk module