The Tooltips property defines which tooltips are displayed for widgets, the cells of a table widget, the entries in a menu widget or elements of a chart widget.

Value type

Tooltips are of the value type text. If other value types such as numbers or dates are specified, these are converted to text.

If a tooltip value is empty, no tooltip is displayed for this element.


  • If only one tooltip value is specified for a menu widget, this is displayed for the menu button. If a list of tooltip values is specified, these tooltips are displayed for the individual entries of the menu pop-up.

  • It is possible to format the tooltips using HTML markup (see example 2 below).


Example 1: In this example, the exact day of the order is displayed as a tooltip for the year.

Example 2: In this example, the tooltip is formatted using HTML markup:

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