Extended UI features
Extending your apps with complex GUI behaviour

The topics we've covered so far are enough to build perfectly functional desktop applications with PyQt. In this chapter we'll take a look at some more technical and lesser-known aspects of the Qt framework to gain a deeper understanding of how things work.

Start with “System tray & Mac menu bar applications”

Extended UI features

System tray & Mac menu bar applications

Add quick access functions to your apps

Add scrollable regions with QScrollArea

Run out of space in your GUI? Add a scrollable region to your application

Creating searchable widget dashboards

Make dashboard UIs easier to use with widget search & text prediction

Transmitting extra data with Qt Signals

Modifying widget signals to pass contextual information to slots

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