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Posted on 1998-09-07
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I am having problems using ToolTips. I am writing a MDI program that the CView class is derived from CFormView.
My code is:

ToolTip.Create(this);
ToolTip.Activate(true);
ToolTip.AddTool(GetDlgItem(IDC_EDIT_TIME), "Stopper");

What am I doing wrong?
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Question by:xmichaelm
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by:prasanth
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What is it doing or not doing?
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by:xmichaelm
ID: 1321813
it is not showing the tooltip - it is as if I did nothing.
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by:thresher_shark
ID: 1321814
Try going here:
http://www.codeguru.com/dialog/tooltips_in_dlg.shtml

It has a great article on implementing tooltips.
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by:xmichaelm
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thresher_shark - please make your comment an answer - it solved my problem!!!!!
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Wow, glad I could help!

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http://www.codeguru.com/dialog/tooltips_in_dlg.shtml 

It has a great article on implementing tooltips.
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