Python Tutorial : Create a Counter

This tutorial will be how to create a counter using Python and the library tkinter

The tkinter library allows the user to create GUIs for users to interact with. Here tkinter will be used to create a frame the will contain a label, which will show the seconds being counted, and a stop button that will stop the counter and destroy the frame.

Start by creating the counting function. Here is a quick tutorial on Functions if you are unfamiliar with python functions.

seconds = 0
def seconds_Timer(Timer):
    seconds = 0
    # Counting function
    def count():
        global seconds
        seconds += 1
        Timer.after(1000, count)

Here is the frame the will contain the button and the seconds counted

# Creating the frame
root = tk.Tk()
# Setting Label
Timer = tk.Label(root, fg="blue")
# Calling the Timer Function
# Stop Button
button_STP = tk.Button(root, text='Stop', fg="red" , width=40, command=root.destroy)
# Adding the button 


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