Specifies the different types of backgrounds available for the ToolTipsFactory tooltips.
[Visual Basic] Public Enum BackgroundStyle
[C#] public enum BackgroundStyle
The BackgroundStyle determines how the tooltip-background will be rendered. The available styles are listed in the members-table below. Each of this styles is described by a set of properties which provide the specific values to render the background accordingly. This properties are listed in the "Rendering properties"-column. More information on the different background-styles and their usage can be found in the section on the Background-property and the sections on the various properties related to the specific styles.
Style Description Example Rendering properties Normal The tooltip will be painted with a solid color background. The color used for this background-style is the value assigned to the property BackColor. LinearGradient The tooltip background will be painted with a linear color gradient. The range of colors to be used for the gradient are specified in the BackgroundGradientColors-property.
(There are 13 texture-related background-styles. See BackTexture for more details)
The tooltip background will be painted with the texture assigned to the BackTexture-property. Hatch A hatched background will be painted using the hatch-pattern assigned to the BackgroundHatchStyle-property. The foreground color used to draw the hatch-pattern is the color assigned to the BackgroundHatchColor-property, while the background color is taken from the BackColor-property.