SetToolTip Method

ToolTipService.SetToolTip Method (DependencyObject, Object)


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

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

public static void SetToolTip(
	DependencyObject element,
	object value


Type: System.Windows.DependencyObject

The object to which the attached property is written.

Type: System.Object

The value to set.

If the value is a ToolTip object, the ToolTip is used without any modification. If the value is any other type, that value is used as the content for a tooltip that is provided by the ToolTipService.

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

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