Tcl/tk HelpViewer widget based on Tkhtml 3.0

HelpViewer - a tcl/tk widget The helpviewer widget represents the core functionality for for the helpviewer application. The functionality is based on Tkhtml3.0 (shared library) and subsequently on the html3widget (tcl/tk source package). Usage: After download, the package might not run out of the box. Continue reading...

Create Markdown Table of Content

Create Markdown Table of Content A small utility function to create a table of content section at the beginning of a markdown file. Purpose Let’s assume the following work-flow: Usually I use a text editor (preferable with code highlighting for the markdown syntax) for text-writing. Continue reading...

File rename utility

File rename utility Welcome to the filerename utility Purpose This utility renames all files of a given directory so that the last modified date of each individual file is added as prefix at the very beginning of the filename. I am pretty sure one can find already tons of software applications out there which support such a functionality (or maybe not). Continue reading...

Font selection dialog

Font chooser / font selection dialog Although there are many similar font selection dialogs available, I always wanted to create a dialog which allows to choose a font in an easy and efficient way. This is a support package for tcl/tk which implements another kind of font selection dialog (or so called font chooser dialog). Continue reading...

Yet another Screenshot application

ScreenShot Application Create a screen-shot and copy it as image to the clipboard. Right now an executable for windows and as well the source code is provided. The software is published as open source. This application is basically a proof of concept how complicated it would be to just take the [tcltk-starter-package] ( /blog/2019/08/04/19-08-04_tcltk_starter_package/ ) (available on this site) plus a few support packages (already developed) and glue all together to a small application. Continue reading...

Tcl/tk savedefault package

Tcl/tk savedefault package Purpose This package is quite small but turned out to be incredibly useful for me. In fact I am using it for almost all GUI related programs I wrote so far. This is probably also one of my very first tcl/tk utility package I wrote. Continue reading...

Tcl/TK - Starter package

Programming in Tcl/TK - Starter package What is Tcl/TK ? Tcl/TK (Tool Command Language) is a very powerful but easy-to-learn dynamic and open source programming language. The motivation for this article is to give a beginner, who wants to learn the language some usefull information and as well a “starter package” which includes the required software to start with (see download link below). Continue reading...

Tcl/tk screenshot widget

Tcl/tk screenshot widget Purpose A TclOO class which implements a so called “screen shot” widget. The function non only allows to take a screen shot from a native tk widget, like for example the image create photo -format window -data $mywidget command, but also works to capture any portion of the screen. Continue reading...

DBM - A New Task Management Tool

@page { size: auto; } @media print {.force_page_break { page-break-before: always; }} DBM - A New Task Management Tool MAIN WINDOW Task management application Simple and easy to use application Can be used within a group of people to follow up tasks. Continue reading...

Tcl/tk html3widget

html3widget - a tcl/tk megawidget A tcl/tk megawidget to render html + css based on the Tkhtml3.0 library. Purpose The html3widget is a tcl/tk package which implements a megawidget to render html + css. The code is based on Tkhtml3. Continue reading...