[Interest] QDockWidget alternative

Martin Marmsoler martin.marmsoler at gmail.com
Tue Jun 25 16:59:08 CEST 2019

Thank you Nyall,

I will check it out if it has the functionallity I wanna have.

Best regards,


Nyall Dawson <nyall.dawson at gmail.com> schrieb am Mo., 24. Juni 2019, 00:44:

> On Sun, 23 Jun 2019 at 06:51, Martin Marmsoler
> <martin.marmsoler at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'm searching an alternative to the QDockWidget, because it has some
> limitations. Maybe somebody knows an open source implementation of
> something I'm searching for.
> > The alternative should be similar to the dock in Matlab. There is the
> possibility to hide the dock by pressing a button when it is not floating.
> Then only a tabed widget is visible. When hovering this label, the
> dockwidget is visible, but it overlaps the Mainwindow and is not next to
> the MainWindow. When leaving the dock it is minimized by it self. This is
> usefull to save space if you have a small monitor.
> >
> > Here is a small demonstration how it looks like in Matlab:
> > https://www.dropbox.com/s/mehm4j1q5yxof2i/MinimizingDock.mp4?dl=0
> I'm not sure what the current state of it is, but you could look at
> the Qt based Indigo Dock project (
> https://github.com/nitramr/indigoDock )
> Nyall
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