BarManager.ShowShortcutInScreenTips Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a shortcut key should be displayed along with a hint for links belonging to the BarManager component.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v21.1.dll


public bool ShowShortcutInScreenTips { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


true if shortcut keys are displayed; otherwise, false.


The following image shows a tooltip displaying a description and a shortcut for a bar item:


You can use the BarItem.Hint property to specify the hint for an item. Hints are displayed if the BarManager.ShowScreenTipsInToolbars property is set to true.

To specify a shortcut for an item, use the BarItem.ShortCut property.

XtraBars allows you to control the hint style and behavior settings using the ToolTipController component. To use it, you need to create a ToolTipController object and assign it to the BarManager’s ComponentEditorContainer.ToolTipController property.

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