NotifyIcon.BalloonTipText Property

 

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

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

public string BalloonTipText { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

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

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
Available since 2.0
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