GetToolTip Method

ToolTipService.GetToolTip Method (DependencyObject)


Gets the value of the ToolTip attached property for an object.

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

public static object GetToolTip(
	DependencyObject element


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object from which the property value is read.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The object's ToolTip property value.

The following example shows how to get the value for the ToolTip attached property. The FindName method finds the object called ellipse2, which is an Ellipse.

target = (UIElement)ToolTipService.GetToolTip(

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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