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Twitter account for forum updates

I set up a twitter account that posts every time the forum (RSS feed) is updated with a new post. I did it for myself but just posting it here in case anyone has use for it also. (I use twitter as my RSS reader - see

Started by hyshai (in General) — 3 replies, latest 6 hours ago

Pythonista 1.6 beta has expired again.

Crashes on boot.

Started by ccc (in General) — 46 replies, latest 9 hours ago

3D in Pythonista?

Hey guys. Is it possible to draw 3D objects in Pythonista? I know it doesn't have 3D libraries, but AFAIK Doom was made in DOS without 3D libraries (2.5 D or something). Is it possible to do such stuff in Pythonista (and if it is, what's the estimated spee...

Started by ShadowSlayer (in Questions) — 3 replies, latest 11 hours ago

Core Audio support? Split view in editor?

I am new to Pythonista and so am still in the discovery stage, so please forgive me if these things have been proven impossible already. Coding on my iPad is so exciting I stay up way too late for the old person that I am now! I am primarily an artist--alb...

Started by erikjms (in Questions) — 1 reply 12 hours ago

programmatically deselecting a tableview cell

lots of iOS tricks for this. Can it be done in pythonista iu modules? And/or a deselect all?

Started by polymerchm (in General) — 2 replies, latest 16 hours ago

Have any of you connected Pythonista up to a drone?

Started by ccc (in Questions) — 4 replies, latest 1 day ago

Struggling to UI a grid of fields

Hello all, totally new to Python and Pythonista although I do have experience of AppleScript. First up kudos to Ole, fantastic app. Second up is my head scratcher. I'm trying to create a UI with a grid of uniquely identifiable text fields. I don't think ...

Started by AlanEdwards (in Questions) — 13 replies, latest 1 day ago

IOS 8.3 now breaks iFunbox and probably other similar programs

I mindlessly took the update to IOS 8.3 this time instead of waiting to hear about any issues with Pythonista. Went to do backups and file transfers and discovered that iFunbox can no longer access the Pythonista Documents folder. Wondering now if there is...

Started by wradcliffe (in General) — 10 replies, latest 2 days ago

Pythonista-Tools achieves 99 stars on GitHub

Pythonista-Tools has achieved 99 stars and I want to thank @techteej and his band of contributors for making this site great. Pythonista-Tools contains links to other GitHub repositories of community-contributed code for Pythonista. It contains 9 categor...

Started by ccc (in Share Code) — 2 replies, latest 5 days ago

HELP! How do I submit apps to the App Store from inside Pythonista?

I spent 7 bucks on an app expecting to be able to submit Python programs to the App Store. How do I do this?

Started by jb145491 (in General) — 26 replies, latest 6 days ago

Layer ordering?

How can I control the visual (z) ordering or depth of layers to move one to the front when touched? It must be obvious, but I couldn't seem to find it in the documentation. Many thanks!

Started by moddhayward (in General) — 7 replies, latest 7 days ago

Simple file navigator view not tied to dialogs (1.6 only)

Is there one before I start hacking filenav

Started by polymerchm (in General) — 5 replies, latest 11 Apr

Reading data file (.csv)

I am a newbie to python and pythonista with a very small experience on programming. I wrote a very simple python program that can read a .csv file that is located in my computer. Now, I would like to implement it in pythonista, so my question is: where wil...

Started by Lulazo (in General) — 2 replies, latest 11 Apr

Programming at the metal

So all this c-types has me thinking about developing iOS apps directly after prototyping in Pythonista. So I need opinions. Swift or objective c. I've programmed in everything from COBOL to c++. I learn most languages by starting on a big project that fo...

Started by polymerchm (in Questions) — 6 replies, latest 10 Apr

iOS8.3 fixes console.input_alert() focus issue with BT keyboards

The problem occured whenever using Pythonista with an external keyboard. If your code brought up a text field using console.input_alert(), it wouldn't accept text without first tapping the field. I was told a while back this actually was an iOS issue. Su...

Started by pacco (in General)

Button and text field .py launch?

Hello Just wondering how to use pythonistas button & text field to send command parameters to another python script and execute it. I'm currently importing console and using alert for it but I would like to have a main gui that I can add a help button ...

Started by radlsneak (in General) — 3 replies, latest 09 Apr

Ubuntu font installer

# FontInstaller (by @olemoritz) # This script installs a custom TTF font on iOS (system-wide). # It can be used in one of two ways: # 1. Simply run it in Pythonista, you'll be prompted for the URL of the font # you'd like to install (if there's a URL...

Started by scj643 (in Share Code) — 1 reply 07 Apr

Ubuntu font installer

# FontInstaller (by @olemoritz) # This script installs a custom TTF font on iOS (system-wide). # It can be used in one of two ways: # 1. Simply run it in Pythonista, you'll be prompted for the URL of the font # you'd like to install (if there's a URL...

Started by scj643 (in Share Code)

Config Profile Generator

With the webclip and font installer app I have seen the potential of pythonista being a way to completely configure your device with configuration profiles. I just need to figure out how to make a profile that has multiple font payloads.

Started by scj643 (in General) — 6 replies, latest 07 Apr

Proof of concept HTML Editor

This is purely just a proof of concept HTML editor, which I have decided to publically release. I appologise now to all those people who cringe at my code, but as i said it is a proof of concept and when I have a better idea of how to use the Pythonista fu...

Started by Cethric (in Share Code) — 14 replies, latest 06 Apr