By default, the name of the widget is the name of the class of the element, downcased (except top level interfaces on GTK+, see the GTK+ specific part). You can override the name by either passing
when making the element, or by calling
before displaying the element.
To make it easier to define resources specific to the application, the CAPI GTK+ library, when using the default name, prepends the
) followed by a dot. So for an interface of class
which is displayed in a screen with
, the default
Example GTK+ resource files are in