QTextDocumentFragment

The QTextDocumentFragment class represents a piece of formatted text from a QTextDocument . More

Inheritance diagram of PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment

Synopsis

Functions

Static functions

Detailed Description

A QTextDocumentFragment is a fragment of rich text, that can be inserted into a QTextDocument . A document fragment can be created from a QTextDocument , from a QTextCursor ‘s selection, or from another document fragment. Document fragments can also be created by the static functions, fromPlainText() and fromHtml() .

The contents of a document fragment can be obtained as plain text by using the toPlainText() function, or it can be obtained as HTML with toHtml() .

class PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment(range)

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment(document)

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment(rhs)

Parameters

Constructs an empty QTextDocumentFragment .

See also

isEmpty()

Converts the given document into a QTextDocumentFragment . Note that the QTextDocumentFragment only stores the document contents, not meta information like the document’s title.

static PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment.fromHtml(html[, resourceProvider=None])
Parameters
Return type

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment

Returns a QTextDocumentFragment based on the arbitrary piece of HTML in the given text. The formatting is preserved as much as possible; for example, “<b>bold</b>” will become a document fragment with the text “bold” with a bold character format.

If the provided HTML contains references to external resources such as imported style sheets, then they will be loaded through the resourceProvider.

static PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment.fromPlainText(plainText)
Parameters

plainText – str

Return type

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment

Returns a document fragment that contains the given plainText.

When inserting such a fragment into a QTextDocument the current char format of the QTextCursor used for insertion is used as format for the text.

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment.isEmpty()
Return type

bool

Returns true if the fragment is empty; otherwise returns false.

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment.toHtml()
Return type

str

Returns the contents of the document fragment as HTML.

PySide6.QtGui.QTextDocumentFragment.toPlainText()
Return type

str

Returns the document fragment’s text as plain text (i.e. with no formatting information).

See also

toHtml()