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ContextItem.CustomToolTip Event

Allows the hint for the current item to be customized. This event is only raised for RatingContextButton objects.

Namespace:DevExpress.Utils
Assembly:DevExpress.Utils.v17.2.dll

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Expanded Event Data

The event handler receives an argument of type DevExpress.Utils.ContextButtonToolTipEventArgs containing data related to this event.

The following ContextButtonToolTipEventArgs properties provide information specific to this event.
Property Description
Item
Text
Value

Expanded Remarks

The CustomToolTip event is only raised for RatingContextButton objects whose hint text is not specified using the ToolTip property. This event fires each time a grading point of the current RatingContextButton object is hovered over with the mouse cursor. Handling the CustomToolTip event allows you to customize the hint for each point of the grading scale.

The Item property of the ContextButtonToolTipEventArgs object passed to the event handler allows you to determine the context item being processed. The ContextButtonToolTipEventArgs.Value property returns an integer value that specifies the grading scale point (from 1 to 5) hovered with the mouse cursor. To specify the text for the hint, use the ContextButtonToolTipEventArgs.Text property. Thus, you can provide a custom hint for each grading scale point. The sample event handler below shows how to implement this feature.

After the CustomToolTip event is fired, the CustomContextButtonToolTip event of the owner control fires. This event allows you to customize hints for RatingContextButton objects displayed in the owner control in a centralized way.

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