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This is the place to discuss Pythonista, a Python IDE for iOS. Share your code and get help with your programming questions.

Simlply save a variable

How would you save a variable such that it is remembered after the app is closed or deleted from the multitasking menu? #how do you "save" a? a = 10

Started by donnieh (in General) — 3 replies, latest 10 hours ago


I hope someone can shed some light on this issue for me. So if I have a valid reference to an ui element such as (ui.Button). So btn = ui.button(title='button1'). If I do btn.sendtoback() , it works as expected. But it seems when I have added btn as a subv...

Started by Phuket2 (in Questions)

Pythonista 1.6 Beta

So, with Apple's new TestFlight, I can finally have a lot more beta testers, and won't have to worry about device limits so much. If you'd like to play with the next version of Pythonista before it hits the App Store, please send me an email with your App...

Started by omz (in General) — 195 replies, latest 19 hours ago


This forum is about Editorial, a powerful Markdown and plain text editor for iPad. You can also share your favorite workflows here.

Total beginner

Sorry if this is a waste of space but where do I start with learning the language?

Started by Db (in General) — 4 replies, latest 1 day ago

Feature Request: Multiple Dropbox Sync Folders

I'm syncing my entire Dropbox folder with Editorial and it works ok; however, the navigation is not that easy if you have many sub-directories, recent file helps but not always enough. I realized maybe it would be a good option to either be able to bookma...

Started by amirmasoudabdol (in General) — 1 reply 2 days ago

How to implement swipe-to-delete in ListDataSource

I've looked at the documentation on this, but I'm having a hard time understanding how to implement a swipe-to-delete function in my Custom UI. I have the following set up and working: data = ui.ListDataSource(items) view['tableview1'].data_source = dat...

Started by wcaleb (in General) — 2 replies, latest 4 days ago