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Using Qt Widgets Designer

We can prototype a functional graphical user interface built around widgets with Qt Widgets Designer.

Qt Widgets Designer (or simply Qt Designer—not to be confused with the QtQuick Designer we already know from Chapter 1, Writing Acceptance Tests and Building a Visual Prototype) is a component of Qt Creator, which is loaded automatically whenever a .ui form file is selected. If you open the mainwindow.ui file created by the template, you will note something like the following screenshot:

As you can see in the preceding screenshot, the layout of this tool is quite similar to the one provided by QtQuick Designer (refer ...

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