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tool tip text in dbgrid

Posted on 2000-05-15
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well i have a db grid with 2 columns and i want that hen the user moves the mouse over the dbgrid the tool tip text should change according to the text in the cell

eg when the mouse is on name

xyx the tool tip text should show xyz
and if on vnv
then it chould change accordingly

thanx a lot
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Add this to your form code containing the dbgrid. It changes the tooltip text to reflect the contents of the cell over which the mouse is positioned.

Private Sub DBGrid1_MouseMove(Button As Integer, Shift As Integer, X As Single, Y As Single)
    On Error Resume Next
    With DBGrid1
        .ToolTipText = .Columns(.ColContaining(X)).CellValue(.RowBookmark(.RowContaining(Y)))
    End With
End Sub
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by:sonalchouhan
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WELL THANKS TimCottee  I GOT MY ANS SOLVED

THANX A LOT
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