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):


#2

Would this help? https://pythonspot.com/pyqt5-file-dialog/


(Morgan Hardwood) #3

No.


#4

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:


#6

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.