From:  Neil <neil@parkwaycc.co.uk>
Date:  02 Sep 2005 00:58:49 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/netscape.public.mozilla.editor
Subject:  

Re: Transparent floating balloon/tooltip over editor/iframe?

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Deshbir wrote:

>We are facing the following problem in our XUL application:
>- The "editor" tag is being used for Rich text entry.
>- Need to show a balloon (with an arrow and some text) on top of the editor(or iframe) element
>  
>
Just use a XUL tooltip element. For instance, editor.xul uses  and  where editor.js 
defines FillInHTMLTooltip to display the source of images and link hrefs 
except in preview mode where it shows element titles (as per browser 
tooltips).

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