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Controlling a Flex tool tip’s show delay, hide delay, and scrub delay

The following example shows how you can control how long Flex will wait to display a tool tip after the user moves the mouse over a control, how long the tool tip will be visible before disappearing and how long a user can take when moving the mouse between controls before Flex waits to display a ToolTip.

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Setting the amount of time that a tool tip is visible using the ToolTipManager class

Ever wonder how to control the amount of time that a tool tip stays visible before disappearing? Well, wonder no more! You can control the length of time that a tool tip remains visible from the default 10 seconds to whatever you want by setting the ToolTipManager.hideDelay property. Simply set the value to however many milliseconds you want the tool tip to be visible for before disappearing and you’re set.

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