ToolTipController.ShowHint(String, String, ToolTipLocation, Point) Method

Displays a hint with the specified text and title relative to the specified point.

Namespace: DevExpress.Utils

Assembly: DevExpress.Utils.v21.1.dll


public void ShowHint(
    string toolTip,
    string title,
    ToolTipLocation toolTipLocation,
    Point cursorPosition


Name Type Description
toolTip String

A string that represents a tooltip’s text.

title String

A string that represents a tooltip’s title.

toolTipLocation ToolTipLocation

The position relative to the specified control at which the tooltip should be displayed.

cursorPosition Point

A point relative to which the hint should be displayed.


The tooltip is displayed using the current ToolTipController settings.

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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