Gets the toplevel window that’s an ancestor of window.

Any window type but GDK_WINDOW_CHILD is considered a toplevel window, as is a GDK_WINDOW_CHILD window that has a root window as parent.

Note that you should use Window.getEffectiveToplevel when you want to get to a window’s toplevel as seen on screen, because Window.getToplevel will most likely not do what you expect if there are offscreen windows in the hierarchy.

class Window

Return Value

Type: Window

the toplevel window containing window