Python 3 WxPython Popup Context Menubar by Right Click in GUI Desktop App Full Project For Beginners

Python 3 WxPython Popup Context Menubar by Right Click in GUI Desktop App Full Project For Beginners

 

Welcome folks today in this blog post we will be adding popup context menubar by right click in gui desktop app in python. All the full source code of the application is given below.

 

 

Get Started

 

 

In order to get started you need to install the below library using the pip command as shown below

 

pip install wxpython

 

After installing this library you need to make an app.py file and copy paste the following code

 

app.py

 

import wx

class MyFrame(wx.Frame):
    def __init__(self):
        wx.Frame.__init__(self, None, -1,
                          "Popup Menu Example")
        self.panel = p = wx.Panel(self)
        menu = wx.Menu()
        exit = menu.Append(-1, "Exit")
        self.Bind(wx.EVT_MENU, self.OnExit, exit)
                  
        menuBar = wx.MenuBar()
        menuBar.Append(menu, "Menu")
        self.SetMenuBar(menuBar)

        wx.StaticText(p, -1,
            "Right-click on the panel to show a popup menu",
            (25,25))

        self.popupmenu = wx.Menu()
        for text in "one two three four five".split():
            item = self.popupmenu.Append(-1, text)
            self.Bind(wx.EVT_MENU, self.OnPopupItemSelected, item)
        p.Bind(wx.EVT_CONTEXT_MENU, self.OnShowPopup)


    def OnShowPopup(self, event):
        pos = event.GetPosition()
        pos = self.panel.ScreenToClient(pos)
        self.panel.PopupMenu(self.popupmenu, pos)
        

    def OnPopupItemSelected(self, event):
        item = self.popupmenu.FindItemById(event.GetId())
        text = item.GetText()
        wx.MessageBox("You selected item '%s'" % text)
        

    def OnExit(self, event):
        self.Close()
        

if __name__ == "__main__":
    app = wx.PySimpleApp()
    frame = MyFrame()
    frame.Show()
    app.MainLoop()

 

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If you execute the above python script by typing the below command

 

python app.py

 

 

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