public class FileChooserButton : Widget, Accessible, Buildable, ConstraintTarget, FileChooser
The FileChooserButton is a widget that lets the user select a file.
It implements the FileChooser interface. Visually, it is a file name with a button to bring up a FileChooserDialog. The user can then use that dialog to change the file associated with that button. This widget does not support setting the select_multiple property to true .
Create a button to let the user select a file in /etc
GFile *cwd = g_file_new_for_path ("/etc");
button = gtk_file_chooser_button_new (_("Select a file"),
gtk_file_chooser_set_current_folder (GTK_FILE_CHOOSER (button), cwd, NULL);
The FileChooserButton supports the FileChooserActions gtk_file_chooser_action_open and gtk_file_chooser_action_select_folder.
GtkFileChooserButton has a single CSS node with the name “filechooserbutton”.