Alternative to tooltips for iOS

Discussion created by user29424 on May 29, 2017
Latest reply on May 29, 2017 by rgordon

I've used tooltips on Mac and Windows to present results of a plethora of calculations and additional data all over a solution I've developed.


Tooltips have been great at adding a dynamic layer of information without wasting screen real estate.


Since tooltips don't work on iOS devices in Filemaker Go I've been thinking how I can present a similar layer of information without complicating either use or development/maintenance.


This could be done using pop-overs, but I don't see that being very practical both in terms of development and maintenance of layouts.


Any ideas/discussion around this would be appreciated.