Python Forum
[Tkinter] Problems - buttons w icons not scrolling
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
[Tkinter] Problems - buttons w icons not scrolling
#12
Followed deanhystad advice, and the problem is fixed now.
Thanks for all the help deanhystad.
The code working with images and scrollbars is:
import tkinter as tk
from winsound import * # for sound
from tkinter import * # for photo images

LABEL_BG = "#ccc"  # Light gray.
ROWS, COLS = 10, 6  # Size of grid.
ROWS_DISP = 6  # Number of rows to display.
COLS_DISP = 6  # Number of columns to display.

# Sound Files
play1 = lambda: PlaySound('c:\images\siren.wav', SND_FILENAME)
play2 = lambda: PlaySound('c:\images\pling.wav', SND_FILENAME)

class MyApp(tk.Tk):
    def __init__(self, title="Sample App", *args, **kwargs):
        tk.Tk.__init__(self, *args, **kwargs)

        self.title(title)
        self.configure(background="Gray")
        self.columnconfigure(0, weight=1)
        self.rowconfigure(0, weight=1)

        master_frame = tk.Frame(self, bg="Light Blue", bd=3, relief=tk.RIDGE)
        master_frame.grid(sticky=tk.NSEW)
        master_frame.columnconfigure(0, weight=1)



        label1 = tk.Label(master_frame, text="Frame1 Contents", bg=LABEL_BG)
        label1.grid(row=2, column=0, pady=5, sticky=tk.NW)

        # Create a frame for the canvas and scrollbar(s).
        frame1 = tk.Frame(master_frame)
        frame1.grid(row=3, column=0, sticky=tk.NW)

        # Add a canvas in that frame.
        canvas = tk.Canvas(frame1, bg="Yellow")
        canvas.grid(row=0, column=0)

        # Create a vertical scrollbar linked to the canvas.
        vsbar = tk.Scrollbar(frame1, orient=tk.VERTICAL, command=canvas.yview)
        vsbar.grid(row=0, column=1, sticky=tk.NS)
        canvas.configure(yscrollcommand=vsbar.set)

        # Create a horizontal scrollbar linked to the canvas.
        hsbar = tk.Scrollbar(frame1, orient=tk.HORIZONTAL, command=canvas.xview)
        hsbar.grid(row=1, column=0, sticky=tk.EW)
        canvas.configure(xscrollcommand=hsbar.set)

        # Create a frame on the canvas to contain the buttons.
        buttons_frame = tk.Frame(canvas, bg="Red", bd=2)

        # Image files to be uploaded in window1
        photo1 = PhotoImage(file="C:\images\plane.png")
        photo2 = PhotoImage(file="C:\images\car.png")
        photo3 = PhotoImage(file="c:\images\_apple.png")

        # Add the buttons to the frame.
        for i in range(1, ROWS+1):
            for j in range(1, COLS+1):
                button1 = tk.Button(buttons_frame, padx=1, pady=1, relief=tk.RIDGE, text="Plane", command=play1,
                                    image=photo1)
                button1.image = photo1
                button1.grid(row=1, column=1, sticky='news')
                button2 = tk.Button(buttons_frame, padx=2, pady=2, relief=tk.RIDGE, text="Car", command=play2,
                                    image=photo2)
                button2.image = photo2
                button2.grid(row=2, column=1, sticky='news')
                button3 = tk.Button(buttons_frame, padx=1, pady=1, relief=tk.RIDGE, text="Ball", command=play2,
                                    image=photo3)
                button3.image = photo3
                button3.grid(row=1, column=2, sticky='news')

                button4 = tk.Button(buttons_frame, padx=2, pady=2, relief=tk.RIDGE, text="Dog", command=play2,
                                    image=photo1)
                button4.image = photo1
                button4.grid(row=2, column=2, sticky='news')




        # Create canvas window to hold the buttons_frame.
        canvas.create_window((0,0), window=buttons_frame, anchor=tk.NW)

        buttons_frame.update_idletasks()  # Needed to make bbox info available.
        bbox = canvas.bbox(tk.ALL)  # Get bounding box of canvas with Buttons.
        #print('canvas.bbox(tk.ALL): {}'.format(bbox))

        # Define the scrollable region as entire canvas with only the desired
        # number of rows and columns displayed.
        w, h = bbox[2]-bbox[1], bbox[3]-bbox[1]
        dw, dh = int((w/COLS) * COLS_DISP), int((h/ROWS) * ROWS_DISP)
        canvas.configure(scrollregion=bbox, width=dw, height=dh)




if __name__ == "__main__":
    app = MyApp("Scrollable Canvas")
    app.mainloop()
Reply


Messages In This Thread
Problems - buttons w icons not scrolling - by kraco - Apr-27-2020, 12:54 PM
RE: Problems - buttons w icons not scrolling - by kraco - May-11-2020, 11:20 AM

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  tkinter touchscreen scrolling - button press makes unwanted scrolling nanok66 1 1,334 Dec-28-2020, 10:00 PM
Last Post: nanok66
  Huge code problems (buttons(PyQt5),PyQt5 Threads, Windows etc) ZenWoR 0 1,593 Apr-06-2019, 11:15 PM
Last Post: ZenWoR
  Menus and icons changed after upgrade blackclover 0 1,176 May-11-2018, 08:14 PM
Last Post: blackclover
  [Tkinter] scrolling text in tkinter Barrowman 8 14,898 Oct-18-2016, 10:00 PM
Last Post: nilamo

Forum Jump:

User Panel Messages

Announcements
Announcement #1 8/1/2020
Announcement #2 8/2/2020
Announcement #3 8/6/2020