Introduction to Python Programming and Developing GUI Applications with PyQT, 1st Ed.

Author: B.M. Harwani

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435460987

Category: Computers

Page: 304

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INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON PROGRAMMING AND DEVELOPING GUI APPLICATIONS WITH PYQT 1E teaches Python programming step-by-step through practical examples that readers can see in action right away. It begins with a solid introduction of Python from scratch, covering loops, control structures, sequences, functions, classes, and exception handling. Thereafter, the book explores file handling and GUI application development in PyQT, the powerful cross-platform GUI layout and forms builder that allows programmers to rapidly design and build widgets and dialogs. This is a great book for newbie programmers interested in learning Python
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Python GUI Programming - A Complete Reference Guide

Develop responsive and powerful GUI applications with PyQt and Tkinter

Author: Alan D. Moore,B. M. Harwani

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1838982108

Category: Computers

Page: 746

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Explore Python’s GUI frameworks and create visually stunning and feature-rich applications Key Features Integrate stunning data visualizations using Tkinter Canvas and Matplotlib Understand the basics of 2D and 3D animation in GUI applications Explore PyQt’s powerful features to easily design and customize your GUI applications Book Description A responsive graphical user interface (GUI) helps you interact with your application, improves user experience, and enhances the efficiency of your applications. With Python, you’ll have access to elaborate GUI frameworks that you can use to build interactive GUIs that stand apart from the rest. This Learning Path begins by introducing you to Tkinter and PyQt, before guiding you through the application development process. As you expand your GUI by adding more widgets, you'll work with networks, databases, and graphical libraries that enhance its functionality. You'll also learn how to connect to external databases and network resources, test your code, and maximize performance using asynchronous programming. In later chapters, you'll understand how to use the cross-platform features of Tkinter and Qt5 to maintain compatibility across platforms. You’ll be able to mimic the platform-native look and feel, and build executables for deployment across popular computing platforms. By the end of this Learning Path, you'll have the skills and confidence to design and build high-end GUI applications that can solve real-world problems. This Learning Path includes content from the following Packt products: Python GUI Programming with Tkinter by Alan D. Moore Qt5 Python GUI Programming Cookbook by B. M. Harwani What you will learn Visualize graphs in real time with Tkinter’s animation capabilities Use PostgreSQL authentication to ensure data security for your application Write unit tests to avoid regression when updating code Handle different signals generated on mouse clicks using QSpinBox and sliders Employ network concepts, internet browsing, and Google Maps in UI Use graphics rendering to implement animations in your GUI Who this book is for If you’re an intermediate Python programmer looking to enhance your coding skills by writing powerful GUIs in Python using PyQT and Tkinter, this is an ideal Learning Path for you. A strong understanding of the Python language is a must to grasp the concepts explained in this book.
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PhoneGap Build

Developing Cross Platform Mobile Applications in the Cloud

Author: Bintu Harwani

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466589752

Category: Computers

Page: 303

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PhoneGap is a standards-based, open-source development framework that can be deployed to any mobile device without losing the features of the native app—allowing for access to device contacts, the local file system, camera, and media on multiple platforms without requiring users to write a single line of code. Ideal for intermediate to advanced users, PhoneGap Build: Developing Cross Platform Mobile Applications in the Cloud offers the comprehensive coverage you need to harness the power of this dynamic tool. It provides complete coverage of the cloud computing platform and the theories behind cloud computing, using a series of engaging examples. The book explains the differences between existing mobile platforms, the different types of browsers they support, and the programming languages and integrated development environment required to develop apps for each of them. It then describes how PhoneGap makes the task of developing cross-platform mobile apps easier. This book will teach you how to use: HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript to develop apps for devices across various mobile operating systems PhoneGap Build to develop mobile apps in the cloud PhoneGap with Sencha Touch and jQuery Mobile Back end databases to store and retrieve information The text starts with simpler applications and gradually moves toward describing advanced concepts and how to exploit different application programming interfaces and methods. By the time you finish the book, you will learn how to develop feature-rich mobile applications that can run on the cloud to support different platforms. Supplying authoritative guidance and proven best practices for designing cloud-based applications, the book is an ideal reference for cloud system developers, architects, and IT professionals. It is also suitable for use in instructional settings.
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Mastering GUI Programming with Python

Develop impressive cross-platform GUI applications with PyQt

Author: Alan D. Moore

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1789615828

Category: Computers

Page: 542

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An advanced guide to creating powerful high-performance GUIs for modern, media-rich applications in various domains such as business and game development Key Features Gain comprehensive knowledge of Python GUI development using PyQt 5.12 Explore advanced topics including multithreaded programming, 3D animation, and SQL databases Build cross-platform GUIs for Windows, macOS, Linux, and Raspberry Pi Book Description PyQt5 has long been the most powerful and comprehensive GUI framework available for Python, yet there is a lack of cohesive resources available to teach Python programmers how to use it. This book aims to remedy the problem by providing comprehensive coverage of GUI development with PyQt5. You will get started with an introduction to PyQt5, before going on to develop stunning GUIs with modern features. You will then learn how to build forms using QWidgets and learn about important aspects of GUI development such as layouts, size policies, and event-driven programming. Moving ahead, you’ll discover PyQt5’s most powerful features through chapters on audio-visual programming with QtMultimedia, database-driven software with QtSQL, and web browsing with QtWebEngine. Next, in-depth coverage of multithreading and asynchronous programming will help you run tasks asynchronously and build high-concurrency processes with ease. In later chapters, you’ll gain insights into QOpenGLWidget, along with mastering techniques for creating 2D graphics with QPainter. You’ll also explore PyQt on a Raspberry Pi and interface it with remote systems using QtNetwork. Finally, you will learn how to distribute your applications using setuptools and PyInstaller. By the end of this book, you will have the skills you need to develop robust GUI applications using PyQt. What you will learn Get to grips with the inner workings of PyQt5 Learn how elements in a GUI application communicate with signals and slots Learn techniques for styling an application Explore database-driven applications with the QtSQL module Create 2D graphics with QPainter Delve into 3D graphics with QOpenGLWidget Build network and web-aware applications with QtNetwork and QtWebEngine Who this book is for This book is for programmers who want to create attractive, functional, and powerful GUIs using the Python language. You’ll also find this book useful if you are a student, professional, or anyone who wants to start exploring GUIs or take your skills to the next level. Although prior knowledge of the Python language is assumed, experience with PyQt, Qt, or GUI programming is not required.
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Cloud Computing Using Windows Azure for Beginners

Author: B. M. Harwani

Publisher: Arizona Business Alliance

ISBN: 9781619030503

Category: Computers

Page: 156

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The book addresses newbie developers who don't have any knowledge about cloud computing or Windows Azure. The reader with small C# programming skills can easily understand how cloud applications are developed, maintained, tested and deployed. It not only explains core storage services provided by Windows Azure but also how to use Windows Azure SQL Database for creating databases, tables and running queries for inserting and fetching information stored in tables. For practical implementation the book also explains how to manage session state - an important concept that plays a major role in web applications Key Topic Coverage 1. Understanding Cloud Computing and its components 2. Manage core storage services - Table and BLOB. 3. Using Windows Azure SQL database 4. Deploying and managing applications Benefits this book will provide to its audience: 1. Reader will be able to understand the components of Cloud Architecture and their influence in today's technology 2. Reader will be able to develop cloud applications that access Windows storage services 3. Create, Access and Manage Database tables in Windows Azure SQL Database About the Author B. M. Harwani is founder and owner of Microchip Computer Education (MCE), based in Ajmer, India, which provides computer education in all programming and Web developing platforms. He graduated with a BE in computer engineering from the University of Pune, and has a C Level (Master's Diploma in Computer Technology) from DOEACC, Government of India. Being involved in the teaching field for more than 19 years, he has developed the art of explaining even the most complicated topics in a straightforward and easily understandable fashion. His latest published books include Foundation Joomla, jQuery Recipes, Core Data iOS Essentials, Introduction to Python Programming and Developing GUI Applications with PyQT, Android Programming Unleashed and The Android Tablet Developer's Cookbook (Developer's Library). To know more, visit Harwani's blog at http: //bmharwani.com/blog.
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Programming in Python 3

A Complete Introduction to the Python Language

Author: Mark Summerfield

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

ISBN: 0321680561

Category: Computers

Page: 630

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Practical Python 3 for experienced developers: use the right idioms, techniques, and features to write great code * *Written from a completely 'Python 3' point of view: teaches best practices for making the most of today's newest version of Python. *Designed to help developers get productive fast... then learn how to write any program, use any library, create any library module. *Includes expert guidance on migrating Python 2 code to Python 3. Around the world, programmers appreciate Python for its simplicity, power, expressiveness, and the sheer pleasure of writing Python code. Python 3.1 is the newest and best version of the language yet: more convenient, more consistent, and easier to use. Mark Summerfield demonstrates how to write code that takes full advantage of the latest Python 3 features and idioms. Programming in Python 3, 2/e, brings together all the knowledge needed to write programs, use any library, and even create new library modules. The book teaches every aspect of the Python 3 language. It covers all the built-in functionality, as well as key components of Python's standard library. Structured so readers can write Python programs from chapter 1, each subsequent chapter provides further depth and broader coverage. Two new chapters have been added to this edition increasing the coverage to include parsing, debugging, testing, and profiling. Readers will master Python procedural and object-oriented techniques; creation of custom modules and packages; writing and reading files; multithreading; networking; database programming; GUIs; regular expressions; application debugging, testing, and profiling; and more. Detailed appendices include coverage of migrating applications from Python 2 to Python 3, plus a complete language reference. All sample code has been tested with the final version of Python 3 on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.
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C Programming Cookbook

Over 40 recipes exploring data structures, pointers, interprocess communication, and database in C

Author: B. M. Harwani

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1789612438

Category: Computers

Page: 344

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A comprehensive guide with curated recipes to help you gain a deeper understanding of modern C. Key Features Learn how to make your applications swift and robust by leveraging powerful features of C Understand the workings of arrays, strings, functions, and more down to how they operate in memory Master process synchronization during multi-tasking and server-client process communication Book Description C is a high-level language that's popular among developers. It enables you to write drivers for different devices, access machine-level hardware, apply dynamic memory allocation, and much more. With self-contained tutorials, known as recipes, this book will guide you in dealing with C and its idiosyncrasies and help you benefit from its latest features. Beginning with common tasks, each recipe addresses a specific problem followed by explaining the solution to get you acquainted with what goes on under the hood. You will explore core concepts of the programming language, including how to work with strings, pointers, and single and multi-dimensional arrays. You will also learn how to break a large application into small modules by creating functions, handling files, and using a database. Finally, the book will take you through advanced concepts such as concurrency and interprocess communication. By the end of this book, you’ll have a clear understanding and deeper knowledge of C programming, which will help you become a better developer. What you will learn Manipulate single and multi-dimensional arrays Perform complex operations on strings Understand how to use pointers and memory optimally Discover how to use arrays, functions, and strings to make large applications Implement multitasking using threads and process synchronization Establish communication between two or more processes using different techniques Store simple text in files and store data in a database Who this book is for If you’re a programmer with basic experience in C and want to leverage its features through modern programming practices, then this book is for you.
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Rapid GUI Programming with Python and Qt

The Definitive Guide to PyQt Programming

Author: Mark Summerfield

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780132703062

Category: Computers

Page: 648

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Whether you're building GUI prototypes or full-fledged cross-platform GUI applications with native look-and-feel, PyQt 4 is your fastest, easiest, most powerful solution. Qt expert Mark Summerfield has written the definitive best-practice guide to PyQt 4 development. With Rapid GUI Programming with Python and Qt you'll learn how to build efficient GUI applications that run on all major operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and many versions of Unix, using the same source code for all of them. Summerfield systematically introduces every core GUI development technique: from dialogs and windows to data handling; from events to printing; and more. Through the book's realistic examples you'll discover a completely new PyQt 4-based programming approach, as well as coverage of many new topics, from PyQt 4's rich text engine to advanced model/view and graphics/view programming. Every key concept is illuminated with realistic, downloadable examples–all tested on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux with Python 2.5, Qt 4.2, and PyQt 4.2, and on Windows and Linux with Qt 4.3 and PyQt 4.3.
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A Step By Step To Database Programming Using Python GUI and MariaDB

Author: Vivian Siahaan,Rismon Hasiholan Sianipar

Publisher: SPARTA PUBLISHING

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 533

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In this book, you will create two desktop applications using Python GUI and MariaDB. This book is mariadb-based python programming Intentionally designed for various levels of interest and ability of learners, this book is suitable for students, engineers, and even researchers in a variety of disciplines. No advanced programming experience is needed, and only a few school-level programming skill are needed. In the first chapter, you will learn to use several widgets in PyQt5: Display a welcome message; Use the Radio Button widget; Grouping radio buttons; Displays options in the form of a check box; and Display two groups of check boxes. In chapter two, you will learn to use the following topics: Using Signal / Slot Editor; Copy and place text from one Line Edit widget to another; Convert data types and make a simple calculator; Use the Spin Box widget; Use scrollbars and sliders; Using the Widget List; Select a number of list items from one Widget List and display them on another Widget List widget; Add items to the Widget List; Perform operations on the Widget List; Use the Combo Box widget; Displays data selected by the user from the Calendar Widget; Creating a hotel reservation application; and Display tabular data using Table Widgets. In third chapter, you will learn: How to create the initial three tables project in the School database: Teacher, Class, and Subject tables; How to create database configuration files; How to create a Python GUI for inserting and editing tables; How to create a Python GUI to join and query the three tables. In fourth chapter, you will learn how to: Create a main form to connect all forms; Create a project will add three more tables to the school database: Student, Parent, and Tuition tables; Create a Python GUI for inserting and editing tables; Create a Python GUI to join and query over the three tables. In chapter five, you will join the six classes, Teacher, TClass, Subject, Student, Parent, and Tuition and make queries over those tables. In chapter six, you will create dan configure database. In this chapter, you will create Suspect table in crime database. This table has eleven columns: suspect_id (primary key), suspect_name, birth_date, case_date, report_date, suspect_ status, arrest_date, mother_name, address, telephone, and photo. You will also create GUI to display, edit, insert, and delete for this table. In chapter seven, you will create a table with the name Feature_Extraction, which has eight columns: feature_id (primary key), suspect_id (foreign key), feature1, feature2, feature3, feature4, feature5, and feature6. The six fields (except keys) will have a VARCHAR data type (200). You will also create GUI to display, edit, insert, and delete for this table. In chapter eight, you will create two tables, Police and Investigator. The Police table has six columns: police_id (primary key), province, city, address, telephone, and photo. The Investigator table has eight columns: investigator_id (primary key), investigator_name, rank, birth_date, gender, address, telephone, and photo. You will also create GUI to display, edit, insert, and delete for both tables. In chapter nine, you will create two tables, Victim and Case_File. The Victim table has nine columns: victim_id (primary key), victim_name, crime_type, birth_date, crime_date, gender, address, telephone, and photo. The Case_File table has seven columns: case_file_id (primary key), suspect_id (foreign key), police_id (foreign key), investigator_id (foreign key), victim_id (foreign key), status, and description. You will create GUI to display, edit, insert, and delete for both tables as well.
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