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.

ToolTipService.SetToolTip(ellipse2, bdec2);

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