ToolTip.UseAnimation Property


Gets or sets a value determining whether an animation effect should be used when displaying the ToolTip.

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

Public Property UseAnimation As Boolean

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if window animation should be used; otherwise, false. The default is true.

Internet Explorer 5 and Microsoft Windows XP introduced dynamic user interface effects such as window fading and animation. If the user has not disabled these capabilities, the UseAnimation property can be used to enable this capability for ToolTips displayed on these platforms.


Capability only available on Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 and those systems with Internet Explorer 5 or later installed.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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