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Adds a Tkinter Frame subclass that offers simple update functionality

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TKinter Managed Frames

Adds a Frame widget with a built in content manager.


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pip install TKinterManagedFrame
python -m pip install TKinterManagedFrame


  • __init__()

    • args
      • master: a tkinter widget that is capable of having children
        • this includes Tk, Frame, and TopLevel
      • nameList: A list of names that will be associated with empty Frame objects.
      • initialIndex: the first Frame that will be displayed.
        • if this is not present in nameList, a Frame will be created to associate with it.
      • options: takes any number of keyword arguments.
        • see the documentation for tkinter.Frame for the full list of options.
  • getCurrentFrameKey()

    • returns the key of the currently displayed Frame.
  • getCurrentFrame()

    • returns a reference to the currently displayed Frame
  • getFrameAtKey()

    • args
      • key: the key at which the requested Frame is stored
    • returns a reference to the Frame at the given key.
    • @raises KeyError: if key is not being managed
  • addOption()

    • args
      • inputFrame: the Frame object to be added
      • key: the location at which `inputFrame' will be stored in the manager.
    • @raises KeyError: if key is already being managed
      • use updateOption() to change an already managed frame.
  • updateOption()

    • args
      • inputFrame: the frame to place at key
      • key: the location at which to place inputFrame
    • @raises KeyError: if key is not being managed
  • changeOption()

    • args
      • key: the the key of the desired Frame.
    • @raises KeyError if key is not being managed.
  • setOption()

    • args
      • inputFrame: the Frame to be added
      • key: the key at which to store inputFrame
    • @raises KeyError if key is already being managed
  • removeOption()

    • args
      • key: the key value at which the Frame to be deleted is stored
      • default: (defaults to an arbitrary frame), the key value of the frame that will be displayed if key references the currently displayed Frame
    • @raises KeyError if either key or default are not being managed.

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