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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.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidEnumArgumentException

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;
    notifyIcon1.ShowBalloonTip(30000);

}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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