ToolTip

From Xojo Documentation

Class (inherits from Object)

Used to create and display a tooltip at the user-specified location.

Shared Methods
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Notes

Since the ToolTip class's methods are shared methods, you do not need to instantiate an instance of the class in order to use it.

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ToolTips do not appear on 64-bit macOS builds.

Sample Code

The following code is placed in the MouseDown event of a Window. It uses the X and Y coordinates passed into the event.

ToolTip.Show("This is my tip", Self.Left + X, Self.Top + Y)
Return True

The following line in the Action event of a PushButton displays the contents of a TextField as a tip.

Tooltip.Show(TextField1.Text, System.MouseX, System.MouseY + 20, True)

See Also

RectControl.HelpTag property