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Re^2: Tk and native controls do not play along on Windows

by nikosv (Chaplain)
on Jan 20, 2011 at 10:22 UTC ( #883282=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Tk and native controls do not play along on Windows
in thread Tk and native controls do not play along on Windows

because I would loose functionality such as the ability to 'make a new folder' available from within the MFC control,shown here pic2

Besides the specific control,I would like to leverage possible alternate or more rich functionality from other native controls

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Re^3: Tk and native controls do not play along on Windows
by cjb (Friar) on Jan 20, 2011 at 11:11 UTC

    Have you considered using Wx?

    Wx::DirDialog will give you the native style directory chooser, with the new folder option.
      this looks great.But I don't know how easy would be to port my existing code (the Tk related code takes ~590 lines) to this toolkit. But I will definitely start looking at it in future projects

        I imagine it wouldn't be a quick move from Tk to Wx for that length of program. BrowserUK's approach does look like the winner for you.

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