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Slider.AutoToolTipPlacement Property

Updated: February 2009

Gets or sets whether a tooltip that contains the current value of the Slider displays when the Thumb is pressed. If a tooltip is displayed, this property also specifies the placement of the tooltip. This is a dependency property.

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

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public AutoToolTipPlacement AutoToolTipPlacement { get; set; }
<object AutoToolTipPlacement="AutoToolTipPlacement" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Controls.Primitives.AutoToolTipPlacement
One of the AutoToolTipPlacement values that determines where to display the tooltip with respect to the Thumb of the Slider, or that specifies to not show a tooltip. The default is AutoToolTipPlacement.None, which specifies that a tooltip is not displayed.

Identifier field

AutoToolTipPlacementProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example demonstrates how to set the AutoToolTipPlacement property.

Slider hslider = new Slider();
hslider.Width = 100;
hslider.Orientation = Orientation.Horizontal;
hslider.IsSnapToTickEnabled = true;
hslider.Minimum = 1;
hslider.Maximum = 20;
hslider.TickPlacement = TickPlacement.Both;
hslider.TickFrequency = 2;
hslider.AutoToolTipPlacement =
  AutoToolTipPlacement.BottomRight;
cv1.Children.Add(hslider);
<Slider Name="slider1" 
        Width="100" 
        Orientation="Horizontal" HorizontalAlignment="Left" 
        IsSnapToTickEnabled="True" Minimum="1" Maximum="20" 
        TickPlacement="Both"  TickFrequency="2"
        AutoToolTipPlacement="BottomRight"/>

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

Date

History

Reason

February 2009

Revised example for consistency across languages.

Customer feedback.

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