The Eric Python IDE

Eric7 Plug-in System

This document describes the eric7 plug-in system from a user perspective and from a developer perspective. The user part describes the plug-in related dialogs of eric7. The developer part documents the plug-in API. It is a valuable source for people interested in writing eric7 plug-ins.

You may download a copy of this document in PDF format here (release 23.6). Please note that the latest version of this document is included in the eric7 distribution archive.

With eric7 v23.6 the plug-in header has changed. A document variant describing the old-style header can be downloaded here (release 23.1).