Dialog Windows

An overview over dialog windows

An overview over dialog windows.

Dialogs can be modal , in which case the user is required to provide necessary information before work in the main window can continue, or modeless . Modeless dialogs do not prevent the user from interacting with any of the other windows in the application.

Qt provides a set of ready-made dialogs for file, font, color-selection and more.

Custom dialogs can be easily created by composing regular widgets into a QDialog . These classes are specifically designed for building custom dialogs: