[Eric] New at Eric, have lost all 'viewer' windows

Detlev Offenbach detlev at die-offenbachs.de
Mon Jun 27 18:19:46 BST 2011

On Montag, 27. Juni 2011, Al Dunstan wrote:
> Using Eric 4.4.15 (as well as 4.4.14) I've managed to make all but the
> editor window go away.  The project viewer, template viewer, shell, etc -
> nothing but the source file editor.
> I've tried every Alt-Shift-<letter> combination but the the only that
> appeared to do anything was Alt-Shift-D, which brought up the
> Debug-Viewer.  Debug- Viewer shows no threads so I assume I'm not stuck in
> the middle of a debug session I didn't know about.
> Using File/Open I can open .py files; they're displayed just fine.  I'm
> using PyQt4 and if I open a .ui file, either via Ctrl-O or File/Open,
> rather than bring up the Qt designer it opens the .ui file as a text file.
> It was working fine last week on a small project.  I've also tried creating
> a brand new project and get the same results.
> Any clues as to what I've messed up?
> Thanks!

You probably closed the dock widgets with the little "X". Move your mouse 
somewhere in a free area of the toolbars and press the right mouse button to 
bring up a menu. That should show entries for these dock widgets. 

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at die-offenbachs.de

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