class asyncpraw.models.PostFlairWidget(reddit: asyncpraw.Reddit, _data: Dict[str, Any])

Class to represent a post flair widget.

Find an existing one:

post_flair_widget = None
subreddit = await reddit.subreddit("test")
widgets = subreddit.widgets
async for widget in widgets.sidebar():
    if isinstance(widget, asyncpraw.models.PostFlairWidget):
        post_flair_widget = widget

async for flair in post_flair_widget:

Create one:

subreddit = await reddit.subreddit("test")
widgets = subreddit.widgets
flairs = [f["id"] async for f in subreddit.flair.link_templates]
styles = {"backgroundColor": "#FFFF66", "headerColor": "#3333EE"}
post_flair = await widgets.mod.add_post_flair_widget(
    short_name="Some flairs", display="list", order=flairs, styles=styles

For more information on creation, see add_post_flair_widget().

Update one:

new_styles = {"backgroundColor": "#FFFFFF", "headerColor": "#FF9900"}
post_flair = await post_flair.mod.update(shortName="My fav flairs", styles=new_styles)

Delete one:

await post_flair.mod.delete()

Typical Attributes


This table describes attributes that typically belong to objects of this class. Async PRAW dynamically provides the attributes that Reddit returns via the API. Since those attributes are subject to change on Reddit’s end, Async PRAW makes no effort to document any new/removed/changed attributes, other than to instruct you on how to discover what is available. As a result, this table of attributes may not be complete. See Determine Available Attributes of an Object for detailed information.

If you would like to add an attribute to this table, feel free to open a pull request.




The display style of the widget, either "cloud" or "list".


The widget ID.


The widget kind (always "post-flair").


A list of the flair IDs in this widget. Can be iterated over by iterating over the PostFlairWidget (e.g., for flair_id in post_flair).


The short name of the widget.


A dict with the keys "backgroundColor" and "headerColor".


The Subreddit the button widget belongs to.


A dict that maps flair IDs to dictionaries that describe flairs.

__contains__(item: Any) bool

Test if item exists in the list.

__getitem__(index: int) Any

Return the item at position index in the list.

__init__(reddit: asyncpraw.Reddit, _data: Dict[str, Any])

Initialize a Widget instance.

__iter__() Iterator[Any]

Return an iterator to the list.

__len__() int

Return the number of items in the list.

mod() asyncpraw.models.WidgetModeration

Get an instance of WidgetModeration for this widget.


Using any of the methods of WidgetModeration will likely make outdated the data in the SubredditWidgets that this widget belongs to. To remedy this, call refresh().

classmethod parse(data: Dict[str, Any], reddit: asyncpraw.Reddit) Any

Return an instance of cls from data.

  • data – The structured data.

  • reddit – An instance of Reddit.