How to control the scrollbars of a gtk_tree_view

Enrico Tröger enrico.troeger at
Mon Jan 7 22:11:41 CET 2008

On Mon, 7 Jan 2008 13:40:54 +0100, Colin Leroy <colin at> wrote:

> On Mon, 7 Jan 2008 13:28:28 +0100, Giuseppe Torelli wrote:
> Hi,
> > I have a directory tree in a treestore. The rows are sorted
> > automatically. Is it possible to control the scrollbars of the
> > gtktreeview? I want to scroll the treeview so to control which data
> > is visible when the user creates a new directory inside the
> > directory tree
> Try gtk_tree_view_scroll_to_cell() :-)
Or look at the GtkTreeSelection API, IIRC there is a function where you
can select a row by its GtkTreePath or by its GtkTreeIter and then it
should scroll automatically to the newly selected row.
(not completely sure, so don't hit me if I'm wrong ;-))


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