Related Articles

Related Articles

wxPython – SetHelpString() function in wx.MenuBar
  • Last Updated : 11 May, 2020

In this article we are going to learn about another function of class wx.MenuBar in wxPython, that is, SetHelpString(). Set help string associates a Help string along with menu item which is further used for various purposes.

Syntax :

wx.MenuBar.SetHelpString(self, id, helpString)

Parameter :

Parameter Input Type Description
id int Menu item identifier.
helpString string Help string to associate with the menu item.

Code Example :

filter_none

edit
close

play_arrow

link
brightness_4
code

import wx
  
  
class Example(wx.Frame):
  
    def __init__(self, *args, **kwargs):
        super(Example, self).__init__(*args, **kwargs)
  
        self.InitUI()
  
  
    def InitUI(self):
        # create MenuBar using MenuBar() function
        menubar = wx.MenuBar()
  
        # add menu to MenuBar
        fm1 = wx.Menu()
        fileitem = fm1.Append(20, "Item # 1")
        menubar.Append(fm1, '&Menu # 1')
        self.SetMenuBar(menubar)
        self.SetSize((300, 200))
        self.SetTitle('Menu Bar')
  
        # set helpstring using SetHelpString() function
        menubar.SetHelpString(20, "Help String")
        st = wx.StaticText(self, label ="click Item # 1 in Menu # 1")
        print(menubar.GetHelpString(20))
  
def main():
    app = wx.App()
    ex = Example(None)
    ex.Show()
    app.MainLoop()
  
  
if __name__ == '__main__':
    main()

chevron_right


Output :



Attention geek! Strengthen your foundations with the Python Programming Foundation Course and learn the basics.

To begin with, your interview preparations Enhance your Data Structures concepts with the Python DS Course.




My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up
Recommended Articles
Page :