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AutomationProperties.HelpText Attached Property

Gets or sets the help text for the specified element. The help text generally is the same text that is provided in the tooltip for the control.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

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

Property Value

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

Identifier field

HelpTextProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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