Function Reference


_GUIToolTip_Activate

Activates a ToolTip control

#include <GuiToolTip.au3>
_GUIToolTip_Activate ( $hWnd )

Parameters

$hWnd Handle to the ToolTip control (returned by _GUIToolTip_Create.)

Return Value

None.

Related

_GUIToolTip_Deactivate

Example

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <GUIToolTip.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $hGUI = GUICreate(StringTrimRight(@ScriptName, StringLen(".exe")), 350, 200)

    Local $idToggleTips = GUICtrlCreateButton("Tips: On", 30, 32, 180, 28)
    Local $hToggleTips = GUICtrlGetHandle($idToggleTips)
    ; create a tooltip control using the balloon style
    Local $hToolTip = _GUIToolTip_Create(0, $TTS_BALLOON)

    ; add a tool to the tooltip control using the default settings.
    _GUIToolTip_AddTool($hToolTip, 0, "Tooltip for the GUI", $hGUI)
    ; add a tool to the tooltip control centering the tip below the button instead of above the mouse pointer
    _GUIToolTip_AddTool($hToolTip, 0, "This button toggles the tooltips on and off", $hToggleTips, 0, 0, 0, 0, BitOR($TTF_CENTERTIP, $TTF_SUBCLASS, $TTF_IDISHWND))
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    Local $bActivate = True
    While 1
        Switch GUIGetMsg()
            Case $idToggleTips
                $bActivate = Not $bActivate
                If $bActivate Then
                    _GUIToolTip_Activate($hToolTip)
                    GUICtrlSetData($idToggleTips, 'Tips: On')
                Else
                    _GUIToolTip_Deactivate($hToolTip)
                    GUICtrlSetData($idToggleTips, 'Tips: Off')
                EndIf

            Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
                ExitLoop
        EndSwitch
    WEnd
    ; Destroy the tooltip control
    _GUIToolTip_Destroy($hToolTip)
    GUIDelete($hGUI)
EndFunc   ;==>Example