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Martin Fitzpatrick, PhD

Python GUI Tutorials

Struggling to create desktop apps in Python?
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My focused tutorials will get you started creating GUIs in minutes, leading you through common use-cases, with a mix of tutorials, hands-on exercises and videos so you can master each topic.

PyQt5 Tutorial

PyQt is a Python library for creating GUI applications using the Qt toolkit. Created by Riverbank Computing, PyQt is free software (GPL licensed) and has been in development since 1999. PyQt5 was released in 2016 and last updated in October 2021.

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PyQt6 Tutorial

PyQt is a Python library for creating GUI applications using the Qt toolkit. Created by Riverbank Computing, PyQt is free software (GPL licensed) and has been in development since 1999. The latest version PyQt6 -- based on Qt 6 -- was released in 2021 and the library continues to be updated.

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My Books

In-depth guides to Python GUI programming
More than just the basics.

My books take you from first principles to fully-functional apps, not toy examples. Buy once, and get free updates for life — last updated in 2021.

Create GUI Applications with Python & Qt5
PyQt5 5th Edition, May 2022

Create GUI Applications with Python & Qt6
PySide6 5th Edition, May 2022

Create GUI Applications with Python & Qt6
PyQt6 5th Edition, May 2022

Latest Updates

PyQt6, PySide6, PyQt5 and PySide2 Books -- updated for 2022!

New editions extended and updated, 200+ pages

Packaging PySide6 applications into a macOS app with PyInstaller updated

Turn your PySide6 application into a distributable app

Displaying tabular data in Qt ModelViews updated

Create customized table views with conditional formatting, numpy and pandas data sources.

The ModelView Architecture updated

Qt's MVC-like interface for displaying data in views

PyQt5 vs PyQt6

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PySide2 vs PySide6

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