Tooltip for groups

Klaus Major klaus at major-k.de
Fri Nov 14 16:44:35 CST 2003


Hi JB,

> ...
> yes, this crossed my mind, but the nice thing about a tooltip is that
> its size (actually its width) is automatically resized according to
> it's content... and I'm not sure I can reproduce that with a field...

You can! ;-)

...
   set the width of fld "fake tooltip" to the formattedwidth of fld 
"fake tooltip"
  ## et voila: fits! :-)
...

> I guess I'll use the tooltip of a transparent button...

Or this way ;-)

> Nevertheless, I still don't see why groups shouldn't have
> tooltips...

:-D

Hope that helps...

> JB

Regards

Klaus Major
klaus at major-k.de
www.major-k.de



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