Houdini 17.0 Python Scripting hou hou.qt

hou.qt.FileChooserButton class

A button with the Houdini look and feel that opens the Houdini file chooser dialog when clicked.

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This class inherits from Qt’s QtWidgets.QToolButton class.

Signals

fileSelected(str)

This signal is emitted when a selection is made in the file chooser dialog.

Methods

Examples

This example demonstrates creating a file chooser button and hooking it to a callback function that is invoked when a file is selected from the chooser dialog:

def onFileSelected(file_path):
    print("Selected file:", file_path)

file_chooser_btn = hou.qt.FileChooserButton()
file_chooser_btn.setFileChooserTitle("Please select a file")
file_chooser_btn.setFileChooserMode(hou.fileChooserMode.Read)
file_chooser_btn.fileSelected.connect(onFileSelected)

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