HelpText Attached Property

AutomationProperties.HelpText Attached Property

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Gets or sets the help text for the element.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

See GetHelpText, SetHelpText
<object AutomationProperties.HelpText="helptextString"/>

Property Value

Type: System.String
The help text for the specified element.

The help text generally is the same text that is provided in the tooltip for the control.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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