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ShowBubbleTooltipAt Method (ISldWorks)

Obsolete. Superseded by ISldWorks::ShowBubbleTooltipAt2.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub ShowBubbleTooltipAt( _
   ByVal PointX As System.Integer, _
   ByVal PointY As System.Integer, _
   ByVal ArrowPos As System.Integer, _
   ByVal TitleString As System.String, _
   ByVal MessageString As System.String, _
   ByVal UrlLoc As System.String _
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim PointX As System.Integer
Dim PointY As System.Integer
Dim ArrowPos As System.Integer
Dim TitleString As System.String
Dim MessageString As System.String
Dim UrlLoc As System.String
instance.ShowBubbleTooltipAt(PointX, PointY, ArrowPos, TitleString, MessageString, UrlLoc)
void ShowBubbleTooltipAt( 
   System.int PointX,
   System.int PointY,
   System.int ArrowPos,
   System.string TitleString,
   System.string MessageString,
   System.string UrlLoc
void ShowBubbleTooltipAt( 
&   System.int PointX,
&   System.int PointY,
&   System.int ArrowPos,
&   System.String^ TitleString,
&   System.String^ MessageString,
&   System.String^ UrlLoc


x coordinate in pixels relative to upper-left corner of  screen
y coordinate in pixels relative to upper-left corner of screen
Arrow position as defined in swArrowPosition
Title of bubble ToolTip
Message string of bubble ToolTip
Any valid Windows Internet Explorer file (see Remarks)


Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)


' Preconditions: Specified HTML file exists at the specified location.
' Postconditions: Contents of the HTML file are displayed in a Bubble ToolTip.

Option Explicit
Sub main()

    ' Substitute a valid HTML file for the string shown below

    Const sURLpath As String = "path_to_a_gif_jpg_or_jpeg_file_or_a_URL"
    Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

    ' Show Bubble ToolTip
    swApp.ShowBubbleTooltipAt 300, 400, swArrowLeftTop, "Sample ShowBubbleTooltipAt", "Message of Sample ShowBubbleTooltipAt", sURLpath


End Sub




If you specified a ...

Then the ToolTip's bubble...

gif, .jpg, or .jpeg image for urlLoc

Is automatically expanded to accommodate the image

URL for urlLoc

Cannot be resized; if the URL is:

  • an HTML file, then the contents of the HTML file are displayed in the bubble ToolTip
  • to a website, then the default or specified web page at that website is displayed in the bubble ToolTip

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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