Do you know your way around Qt? Help needed

(Morgan Hardwood) #1

The old (Qt4) QFileDialog used to add the current folder to the list of folders in the sidebar URL. After migrating to Qt5, this no longer works. I hacked a workaround to show the usual entries in the sidebar, but adding a custom one no longer works.

If you know Qt5, could you help out?
See the issue with more info (it’s closed but don’t let that bother you):


Would this help?

(Morgan Hardwood) #3



Too bad, their screenshot looked promising… I will let you know if I come across something. :slight_smile:

(Morgan Hardwood) #5

I did some digging and came to two possible solutions:


Personally, I prefer the native dialog, though I haven’t had firsthand experience with it. In any case, I typically copy-paste the path I need so it doesn’t affect me.