ShowOnDisabled Attached Property

ToolTipService.ShowOnDisabled Attached Property

Gets or sets whether a tooltip appears for an object that is not enabled.

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

See GetShowOnDisabled, SetShowOnDisabled
<object ToolTipService.ShowOnDisabled="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the tooltip appears when the object is not enabled; otherwise, false. The default value is false.

Identifier field


Metadata properties set to true


This property is an attached property. For information about how to get or set the value of this property in code, see the GetShowOnDisabled and SetShowOnDisabled methods.

The following example shows how to set the ShowOnDisabled property.

<Button IsEnabled="false" ToolTipService.ShowOnDisabled="True" 
      Content="Disabled Button">
        ToolTipService.ShowOnDisabled = True

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

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