SetPlacementTarget Method

ToolTipService.SetPlacementTarget Method (DependencyObject, UIElement)

 

Sets the value of the PlacementTarget attached property for an object.

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

public static void SetPlacementTarget(
	DependencyObject element,
	UIElement value
)

Parameters

element
Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object to which the attached property is written.

value
Type: System.Windows.UIElement

The value to set.

The following example shows how to set the value for the PlacementTarget attached property.

//create the button that displays the tooltip
Button targetButton = new Button();
targetButton.Content = "tooltip Placement Target";

//create a button that owns the tooltip
Button tooltipOwner = new Button();
tooltipOwner.Content = "tooltip owner";
tooltipOwner.ToolTip = "The ToolTip";
ToolTipService.SetPlacement(tooltipOwner,PlacementMode.Top);
ToolTipService.SetPlacementTarget(tooltipOwner,targetButton);

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