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A pythonic layer on top of PyQt5 / PyQt6 / PySide6

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prettyqt: Pythonic layer on top of PyQt5 / PyQt6 / PySide6

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What is it?

PrettyQt is a Python package that provides a pythonic layer on top of the GUI frameworks PyQt5 / PyQt6 / PySide6.

Main Features

Here are just a few of the things that PrettyQt does well:

  • Large parts of the Qt API are available in a PEP-8-compliant way.
  • Several predefined widgets, validators, models, syntax highlighters are included.
  • A regex module based on QRegularExpression with the same API as Pythons core re module.

Where to get it

The source code is currently hosted on GitHub at:

The latest released version are available at the Python package index.

# or PyPI
pip install prettyqt


Installation from sources

This project uses poetry for dependency management and packaging. Install this first. In the prettyqt directory (same one where you found this file after cloning the git repo), execute:

poetry install




The official documentation is hosted on Github Pages:

Contributing to prettyqt Open Source Helpers

All contributions, bug reports, bug fixes, documentation improvements, enhancements, and ideas are welcome.

Or maybe through using PrettyQt you have an idea of your own or are looking for something in the documentation and thinking ‘this can be improved’ can do something about it!

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