Function Reference


Retrieves the initial, pop-up or reshow durations of a ToolTip control

#include <GuiToolTip.au3>
_GUIToolTip_GetDelayTime ( $hWnd, $iDuration )


$hWnd Handle to the ToolTip control (returned by _GUIToolTip_Create.)
$iDuration Flag that specifies which duration value will be retrieved:
    $TTDT_RESHOW (1) = Time it takes for subsequent ToolTip windows to appear as the pointer moves from one tool to another
    $TTDT_AUTOPOP (2) = Time the ToolTip window remains visible if the pointer is stationary within a tool's bounding rectangle
    $TTDT_INITIAL (3) = Time the pointer must remain stationary within a tool's bounding rectangle before the window appears

Return Value

Returns the specified duration, in milliseconds.




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


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

    Local $idButton = GUICtrlCreateButton("This is a button", 30, 32, 130, 28)
    Local $hButton = GUICtrlGetHandle($idButton)
    ; Create a tooltip control
    Local $hToolTip = _GUIToolTip_Create($hGUI)

    ; Add a tool to the tooltip control
    _GUIToolTip_AddTool($hToolTip, 0, "This is the ToolTip text", $hButton)

    ; set the time for how long the tooltip displays, to 1500 ms ($TTDT_AUTOPOP)
    _GUIToolTip_SetDelayTime($hToolTip, $TTDT_AUTOPOP, 1500)

    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, 'Message', 'Display time : ' & _GUIToolTip_GetDelayTime($hToolTip, $TTDT_AUTOPOP) & ' ms')

    While 1
        If GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE Then ExitLoop

EndFunc   ;==>Example