ToolTipDescription Property

RibbonGallery.ToolTipDescription Property

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Gets or sets the descriptive text that is displayed in the ToolTip for this control.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls.Ribbon
Assembly:  System.Windows.Controls.Ribbon (in System.Windows.Controls.Ribbon.dll)

public string ToolTipDescription { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The descriptive text to display in the ToolTip. The registered default is null. For more information about what can influence the value, see Dependency Property Value Precedence.


Each ribbon control inherits a FrameworkElement.ToolTip property. If the FrameworkElement.ToolTip property is set, the ribbon’s enhanced ToolTip will not be shown; the standard ToolTip will be shown instead.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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