Class: QgsEncodingSelectionDialog

class qgis.gui.QgsEncodingSelectionDialog(parent: QWidget = None, caption: str = '', encoding: str = '', flags: Union[Qt.WindowFlags, Qt.WindowType] = Qt.WindowFlags())

Bases: PyQt5.QtWidgets.QDialog

Constructor for QgsEncodingSelectionDialog.

If caption is set, it will be used as the caption within the dialog.

The encoding argument can be used to specify the encoding initially selected in the dialog.

A dialog which presents the user with a choice of file encodings.

New in version 3.0.

  • parent (QWidget = None) –

  • caption (str = '') –

  • encoding (str = '') –

  • flags

actionEvent(self, QActionEvent)
changeEvent(self, QEvent)
childEvent(self, QChildEvent)
closeEvent(self, QCloseEvent)
connectNotify(self, QMetaMethod)
contextMenuEvent(self, QContextMenuEvent)
create(self, window: sip.voidptr = 0, initializeWindow: bool = True, destroyOldWindow: bool = True)
customEvent(self, QEvent)
destroy(self, destroyWindow: bool = True, destroySubWindows: bool = True)
disconnectNotify(self, QMetaMethod)
dragEnterEvent(self, QDragEnterEvent)
dragLeaveEvent(self, QDragLeaveEvent)
dragMoveEvent(self, QDragMoveEvent)
dropEvent(self, QDropEvent)
encoding(self) → str

Returns the encoding selected within the dialog.

See also


Return type


enterEvent(self, QEvent)
event(self, QEvent) → bool
eventFilter(self, QObject, QEvent) → bool
focusInEvent(self, QFocusEvent)
focusNextChild(self) → bool
focusNextPrevChild(self, bool) → bool
focusOutEvent(self, QFocusEvent)
focusPreviousChild(self) → bool
hideEvent(self, QHideEvent)
initPainter(self, QPainter)
inputMethodEvent(self, QInputMethodEvent)
isSignalConnected(self, QMetaMethod) → bool
keyPressEvent(self, QKeyEvent)
keyReleaseEvent(self, QKeyEvent)
leaveEvent(self, QEvent)
metric(self, QPaintDevice.PaintDeviceMetric) → int
mouseDoubleClickEvent(self, QMouseEvent)
mouseMoveEvent(self, QMouseEvent)
mousePressEvent(self, QMouseEvent)
mouseReleaseEvent(self, QMouseEvent)
moveEvent(self, QMoveEvent)
nativeEvent(self, Union[QByteArray, bytes, bytearray], sip.voidptr) → Tuple[bool, int]
paintEvent(self, QPaintEvent)
receivers(self, PYQT_SIGNAL) → int
resizeEvent(self, QResizeEvent)
sender(self) → QObject
senderSignalIndex(self) → int
setEncoding(self, encoding: str)

Sets the encoding selected within the dialog. see encoding()


encoding (str) –

sharedPainter(self) → QPainter
showEvent(self, QShowEvent)
tabletEvent(self, QTabletEvent)
timerEvent(self, QTimerEvent)
wheelEvent(self, QWheelEvent)