Function Reference


_GUIToolTip_ToolExists

Determines whether a tool currently exists (is displayed)

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

Parameters

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

Return Value

True: the tool exists.
False: the tool does not exist.

Remarks

This function will only return true if the ToolTip control is currently displaying one of the Tools added to it.

Example

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

Global $g_hToolTip

; Press the "g" key to display the information
HotKeySet("g", "Get_Tool")

Example()

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

    Local $idButton = GUICtrlCreateButton("Button ToolTip", 30, 32, 130, 28)
    Local $hButton = GUICtrlGetHandle($idButton)
    ; create a tooltip control using default settings
    $g_hToolTip = _GUIToolTip_Create(0)

    ; add a tool to the tooltip control
    _GUIToolTip_AddTool($g_hToolTip, 0, "This is a ToolTip", $hButton)
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)
    While 1
        If GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE Then ExitLoop
    WEnd
    ; Destroy the tooltip control
    _GUIToolTip_Destroy($g_hToolTip)
    GUIDelete($hGUI)
EndFunc   ;==>Example

Func Get_Tool()
    ; This will display "True" if the tool is displaying
    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", "Tooltip Exists = " & _GUIToolTip_ToolExists($g_hToolTip))
EndFunc   ;==>Get_Tool