Chapter 20. More GUIs

We made some simple GUIs back in chapter 6, when we used EasyGui to make some dialog boxes (or just “dialogs” for short). But GUIs need more than dialogs. In most modern programs, the whole program runs in a GUI. In this chapter, we’re going to look at making GUIs with PythonCard, which gives you more flexibility and control over how things look.

PythonCard is a module that helps you create GUIs. We’re first going to use it to make a version of our temperature-conversion program.

 

In the Good old Days

PythonCard was inspired by a much older piece of software called HyperCard. HyperCard was one of the first programs to ...

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