Scrollbars can be added to Listbox, Canvas, and Text widgets. In addition, Entry widgets can be scrolled horizontally. To be able to scroll other type of widgets, you need to put them inside a Canvas or a Text widget.
|parent||tkinter widgets exist in a hierarchy. Except for the root window, all widgets have a parent. Some online tutorials call this "master". When the widget is added to the screen with pack, place or grid, it will appear inside this parent widget|
|orient||Orientation of the scrollbar, either |
These examples assume that tkinter has been imported with either
import tkinter as tk (python 3) or
import Tkinter as tk (python 2).