Application.DisplayScreenTips Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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True if comments, footnotes, endnotes, and hyperlinks are displayed as tips. Text marked as having comments is highlighted. Read/write Boolean.

expression .DisplayScreenTips

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

This example enables Word to display comments, footnotes, and endnotes as tips. Also, text marked as having comments is highlighted.

Application.DisplayScreenTips = True

This example returns the current status of the ScreenTips checkbox in the Show area on the View tab in the Options dialog box.

temp = Application.DisplayScreenTips
Show: