ToolTipDescription Property

RibbonTextBox.ToolTipDescription Property

.NET Framework (current version)
 

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.

System_CAPS_warningWarning

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

ToolTipDescriptionProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example shows the markup used to create the enhanced ToolTip.

Enhanced ToolTip

Enhanced ToolTip

<ribbon:RibbonTextBox Label="Ribbon Control"
                SmallImageSource="Images/Lightbulb16.png" 
                LargeImageSource="Images/Lightbulb32.png"
                KeyTip="N"
                ToolTipTitle="Command Name (Ctrl+N)" 
                ToolTipDescription="All ribbon commands should have enhanced tooltips to give the command name, shortcut key, description, and optional supplemental information."
                ToolTipImageSource="Images/Suggestion32.png"
                ToolTipFooterTitle="Press F1 for Help" 
                ToolTipFooterDescription="When practical, completely describe the command using a concise description. Link to Help only if further explanation is really necessary."
                ToolTipFooterImageSource="Images/Help16.png" />

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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