Mac OS X, Windows
William Roger Moseid
FMP 8, 8.5, 9, 10, 11
File Type: ZIP
FileSize: ~ .4 megabytes
Construct a variable name, assigns a tooltip's text to a variable and returns zero so that we don't interrupt the loop when it runs. This function is intended to be used in a script which populates tool tips throughout a file.
"Let(" & // Begin the Let function.
"$$_tooltip_" & ToolTip::ToolTipID & // Construct the variable name.
" = " & Quote(ToolTip::ToolTipText) & // Assigns the tooltip's text to the variable.
"; 0)" // Returns zero so that we don't interrupt the loop
ToolTips ( ToolTip::ToolTipID ; ToolTip::ToolTipText
If ( ToolTip::ToolTipsEnabled = "No" ; "" ; $$_tooltip_LayoutNav)
The ToolTips functionality enables you to do all your ToolTip creation and management from one
central location. With a click of the button, you can create and, enable/disable ToolTips visibility.
The custom function, ToolTips uses "Call by Name" to load all ToolTipIDs into variables. Using named
variables to create a global variable in the Let function, allows referencing ToolTips by their string
identifiers. Example: $$_ToolTip_GotoListView. “$$_ToolTip_” is the global variable. The appended
“GotoListView” is the ID name of the ToolTip. The associated ToolTip Text is:
“Click Here To
Go To The
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