Create Python GUIs with Python & Qt5

PyQt5 is a Python binding of the cross-platform GUI toolkit Qt. Applications built with PyQt5 will run on any platform supported by Qt & Python including Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS and Android.

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.

For a complete guide to desktop application development with Python & PyQt5, see the PyQt5 tutorial and PyQt5 book Create Simple GUI Applications with Python & Qt.

NSAViewer, desktop Photobooth

Take photos of yourself, with a terrible camera.

Raindar, desktop Weather App

Pulling data from a remote API

7Pez, custom skinned Unzip

Skinning a PyQt5 decorationless window

PyQt5 Toolbars & Menus — QAction

Defining toolbars, menus and keyboard shortcuts with QAction

PyQt5 Dialogs and Alerts

Notify your users and ask for their input

PyQt5 Layouts

Use layouts to effortlessly position widgets within the window

PyQt5 Signals, Slots & Events

Triggering actions in response to user behaviors and GUI events

Creating your first app with PyQt5

A simple Hello World! application with Python and Qt5

PyQt5 Widgets

Using Qt5's library of built-in widgets to build your applications

First steps with Qt Designer

Use Qt Designer's drag and drop interface to design your PyQt5 GUI
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