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PyQt5 – Access tool tip duration of label | ToolTipDuration method

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  • Last Updated : 26 Mar, 2020
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PyQt5 offers the user to make tool tip using setToolTip() method and also, we can set time duration to it as well using setToolTipDuration() method, In this article, we will see how to access the duration time of label tool tip, in order to do this we will use ToolTipDuration() method.

Syntax : label.ToolTipDuration()

Argument : It takes no argument.

Return : It return integer, which refer to milliseconds.

Code :

# importing the required libraries
from PyQt5.QtCore import * 
from PyQt5.QtGui import * 
from PyQt5.QtWidgets import * 
import sys
class Window(QMainWindow):
    def __init__(self):
        # set the title
        # setting geometry
        self.setGeometry(100, 100, 600, 400)
        # creating a label widget
        self.label_1 = QLabel("Label", self)
        # moving position
        self.label_1.move(0, 0)
        # setting up the border
        self.label_1.setStyleSheet("border :3px solid black;")
        # setting label tool tip
        self.label_1.setToolTip("It is for 5 seconds")
        # setting time duration
        # getting tool tip duration
        t = str(self.label_1.toolTipDuration())
        # creating a label widget
        self.label_2 = QLabel("label tool tip duration =" + t + "ms", self)
        # moving position
        self.label_2.move(0, 50)
        # adjust size
        # show all the widgets
# create pyqt5 app
App = QApplication(sys.argv)
# create the instance of our Window
window = Window()
# start the app

Output :

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