Compiling standalone PyQt5 exe with pyinstaller -- not finding QtWebEngineProcess.exe

  • Hello,
    I'm using PyQt5.7 with Python 2.7 using this install method:

    The trouble is that the self-contained file seems to reference the QtWebEngineProcess.exe installed in C:Qt instead of the one within the build file.
    I will get an error 'Could not find QtWebEngineProcess.exe' if I try to run the self-contained build on another machine that does not have Qt installed.
    I've tried editing the qt.conf file within the build but I can't seem to break the link with the one installed at C:\Qt.

    Does anyone have any experience compiling PyQ5 with Python 2.7 and getting QtWebEngineWidgets to work?


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    Looks like a known problem.

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