Content Formatting Macros for Confluence Server and DC

Tooltip

This macro allows the users to assign a tooltip to an element on the page.

The Tooltip macro does not impact the appearance of a page by altering the appearance of your element. This allows for the flexibility to format the targeted element to desired specifications.

Usage

Please note that in order to assign a Tooltip to an element the targeted element must first be created.

  1. Go to the form you wish to edit.

  2. Click Edit.

  3. Click Insert More Content, and select Other Macros.

  4. This will display the Macro Browser, where you can search and select the Tooltip Macro.

    tool 01

Parameters

The Tooltip Macro has two parameters. They are the following:

Parameter Description Type Default Required

Direction

Select the direction of the element in relation to the tooltip, e.g. if 'N' is selected, the tooltip will appear South of the element.
This can be set to: N, E, S, W, NW, NE, SW, SE

single select

none

check

ID

Specify the ID of the element to which the tooltip will be assigned

string

none

check

Example

Creating an element with an ID, then creating a Tooltip with specified parameters:

tool 02

Result:

tool 03