ttk_frame man page

ttk::frame — Simple container widget


ttk::frame pathName ?options?


A ttk::frame widget is a container, used to group other widgets together.

Standard Options

-class	-cursor	-takefocus

See the ttk_widget manual entry for details on the standard options.

Widget-Specific Options

Command-Line Name:-borderwidth
Database Name:borderWidth
Database Class:BorderWidth
The desired width of the widget border. Defaults to 0.
Command-Line Name:-relief
Database Name:relief
Database Class:Relief
One of the standard Tk border styles: flat, groove, raised, ridge, solid, or sunken. Defaults to flat.
Command-Line Name:-padding
Database Name:padding
Database Class:Padding
Additional padding to include inside the border.
Command-Line Name:-width
Database Name:width
Database Class:Width
If specified, the widget's requested width in pixels.
Command-Line Name:-height
Database Name:height
Database Class:Height
If specified, the widget's requested height in pixels.

Widget Command

Supports the standard widget commands configure, cget, identify, instate, and state; see ttk::widget(n).


Note that if the pack, grid, or other geometry managers are used to manage the children of the frame, by the GM's requested size will normally take precedence over the frame widget's -width and -height options. pack propagate and grid propagate can be used to change this.

See Also

ttk::widget(n), ttk::labelframe(n), frame(n)


widget, frame, container


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