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PySide GUI Application Development by Venkateshwaran Loganathan

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Widgets at a glance

Widgets are the basic building blocks of a Graphical User Interface application, which are combined or grouped in a way that helps in interaction and manipulation. Qt comes with a variety of basic and advanced built-in widgets that can be customized to our own needs. A list of predefined widgets is given in the following tables for your reference. QWidget is the base class for all the widgets given in the list.

Basic widgets

The basic widgets section contains the list of widgets that are simple and designed for direct use. The following list contains the available basic widgets, most of which we have used in the examples that we have seen so far:

Widget

Description

QCheckBox

Provides an option button that can be switched ...

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