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ToolTipController.ShowHint(ToolTipControllerShowEventArgs, Point) Method

Displays a hint relative to a specific point using specified settings.

Namespace: DevExpress.Utils

Assembly: DevExpress.Utils.v22.2.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Utils, DevExpress.Wpf.Core


public void ShowHint(
    ToolTipControllerShowEventArgs eShow,
    Point cursorPosition


Name Type Description
eShow ToolTipControllerShowEventArgs

A ToolTipControllerShowEventArgs object specifying settings for displaying tooltips.

cursorPosition Point

A point relative to which the hint should be displayed.


The tooltip is displayed relative to a point passed as a parameter using specified settings. The tooltip text is defined by the parameter’s ToolTipControllerShowEventArgs.ToolTip property.

The method raises the ToolTipController.BeforeShow and ToolTipController.CalcSize events before the hint is displayed.

The ShowHint method does not support flyout tooltips. Use the FlyoutPanel‘s methods instead.

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