Style and layout with CSSΒΆ

This page was based on the examples available at the github folder: Tutorial - Code Organization

PyForms takes advantage of the Qt framework to split the layout from the implementation of the functionalities. It is possible to configure the settings to import a stylesheet file which will change the application layout.

To do it, you need to add to your settings file the variable PYFORMS_STYLESHEET with the path to the css file you want to use:


You may would like also to adapt the layout for a specific operating system.

The next variables will allow to do this. You can complement the style configured in PYFORMS_STYLESHEET with a stylesheet for a specific operating system.

PYFORMS_STYLESHEET_DARWIN = 'style_darwin.css'
PYFORMS_STYLESHEET_LINUX = 'style_linux.css'

Check the example: style.css

        background-color: white;

        min-width: 110px;

        min-width: 200px;
        border: 1px solid #CCC;
        height: 30px;
        padding-left: 10px;

        background: #3498db;
        color: #ffffff;
        padding: 10px 20px 10px 20px;

    border-radius: 6px;

QPushButton:hover {
  background: #3cb0fd;

/*Use the # and the name of the variable to access to a specific the Control*/
#_firstnameField QLineEdit{