AutomationProperties.HelpText Attached Property

July 28, 2014

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Gets or sets the help text for the element.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

See GetHelpText, SetHelpText
<object AutomationProperties.HelpText="helptextString"/>

Property Value

Type: System.String
The help text for the specified element.

The help text generally is the same text that is provided in the tooltip for the control.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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