BalloonTipIcon Property

NotifyIcon.BalloonTipIcon Property


Gets or sets the icon to display on the balloon tip associated with the NotifyIcon.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public ToolTipIcon BalloonTipIcon { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.ToolTipIcon

The ToolTipIcon to display on the balloon tip associated with the NotifyIcon.

Exception Condition

The specified value is not a ToolTipIcon.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the BalloonTipTitle, BalloonTipText, and BalloonTipIcon properties. To run this example, paste the example code into a Windows Form that contains a NotifyIcon named notifyIcon1. Call SetBalloonTip from the form's constructor or Load event-handling method.

private void SetBalloonTip()
    notifyIcon1.Icon = SystemIcons.Exclamation;
    notifyIcon1.BalloonTipTitle = "Balloon Tip Title";
    notifyIcon1.BalloonTipText = "Balloon Tip Text.";
    notifyIcon1.BalloonTipIcon = ToolTipIcon.Error;
    this.Click += new EventHandler(Form1_Click);

void Form1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) 
    notifyIcon1.Visible = true;


.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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