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I am using Tk for the first time and I can't seem to align the label/entry correctly vertically. Has anyone done this beofore? I did try padding out the text but it looks terrible

#!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use Tk; my $btypes; my $locations; my $bstats; my $mw; $mw = MainWindow->new; $mw->geometry("400x300"); $mw->title("First App"); my $frmTop = $mw->Frame(-bd => 2,-relief => 'ridge')->pack(-side => 't +op', -fill => 'x', -pady => 3); # Location label/entry my $frmLocations = $frmTop->Frame(-bd => 2)->pack(-side => 'top', -fil +l => 'y'); my $lblLocationsID = $frmLocations->Label(-text => "Locations")->pack( +-side => 'left'); my $edtLocationsID = $frmLocations->Entry(-textvariable => \$locations +,-background => 'white')->pack(-side => 'left'); # type label/entry my $frmLocations = $frmTop->Frame(-bd => 2)->pack(-side => 'top', -fil +l => 'y'); my $lblBtypeID = $frmLocations->Label(-text => "Types" )->pack(-sid +e => 'left'); my $edtBtypeID = $frmLocations->Entry(-textvariable => \$btypes,-backg +round => 'white')->pack(-side => 'left'); MainLoop;

Thanks!

EDIT: Not sure about the $frmLocations being overwritten in the "type lable/entry" !

In reply to Tk - aligning Labels by packetstormer

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