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Assembly: System.Windows (in System.Windows.dll)
'Declaration Protected Overrides Function GetHelpTextCore As String
protected override string GetHelpTextCore()
The value is settable on control instances through the AutomationProperties.HelpText attached property.
Notes to Inheritors
For accessibility purposes, HelpText is often used to communicate instructions to the user, beyond the simple descriptive label that is provided by the UI Automation Name and possibly by the localized control type name for example "Button". In some controls, the HelpText is used to communicate control state.
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0
For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.