dcsimg
Login | Register   
RSS Feed
Download our iPhone app
TODAY'S HEADLINES  |   ARTICLE ARCHIVE  |   FORUMS  |   TIP BANK
Browse DevX
Sign up for e-mail newsletters from DevX

By submitting your information, you agree that devx.com may send you DevX offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that DevX believes may be of interest to you. DevX will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.


Tip of the Day
Language: Visual Basic
Expertise: Intermediate
Feb 3, 1999

WEBINAR:

On-Demand

Application Security Testing: An Integral Part of DevOps


Context-Sensitive Help for Disabled Controls

If you want a form to support context-sensitive help, set the WhatsThisButton and WhatsThisHelp properties on the form to True, and set the WhatsThisHelpID property to a corresponding help-file topic ID for any control on that form for which you want help to be displayed.

Unfortunately, the help isn't shown if the control's Enabled property is set to False. To solve this problem, create a label under the control with the same dimensions, and clear its caption to make it invisible. Set the WhatsThisHelpID property to the same value as the disabled control's property.

Frank Addati
 
Comment and Contribute

 

 

 

 

 


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.

 

 

Sitemap
×
We have made updates to our Privacy Policy to reflect the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date