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The React Tooltip component is a pop-up that shows information or a message when users hover, click, focus, or touch an image, button, anchor tag, etc. The information displayed in the Tooltip can include simple text, images, hyperlinks, or custom templates.

Position and mouse trails

The React tooltip has twelve different options to position it around the target. Also, you can configure the Tooltip to follow or not follow the mouse. To position the tip pointer, there are four options: Right, left, top, and bottom.

Smart positioning / auto positioning

The tooltip intelligently auto positions its content and arrows. It will fit in the best location of the view port or container.

Dynamic content

You can load dynamic content for Tooltip on demand using an AJAX callback.

Animation effects

The tooltip shows and hides animations that are completely customizable. You can include animation effect, duration, and delay. You can also control transition effects at the application level.

Custom tooltip

Using templates, the tooltip content is loaded with inline HTML, images, iframe, videos, and maps. You can also add a title to the content.

Show and hide

You can control show and hide triggers of the tooltip using auto, hover, click, focus, and custom modes. Implement your own custom mode to control the show and hide behaviors.


React Tooltip has options to customize offset position of the tooltip from the target element. This offset value is defined in pixels.


By default, the Tooltip will show and hide when hovering in and out. You can stop the show and hide triggers and make the Tooltip visible always.


You can show tooltips on hover, click, touch, and focus of any element using react tooltip.

Fancy tooltip

You can completely customize the tooltip using CSS.

Tooltip design

React Tooltip is shipped with several built-in themes such as material, bootstrap, fabric (office 365), and high contrast. Users can customize any one of these built-in themes or create new themes to achieve their own desired look and feel. It is achieved either by simply overriding SASS variables or using our Theme Studio application with ease.

Themes support in ReactTooltip

Easy integration feature in ReactTooltip

Easy integration

You just need message and target element to make the tooltip fully functional. It will work out of the box. However, it provides many options to change the position, animation, and appearance.


The React Tooltip responds to screen size and adapts its contents to fit any touch device. It recognizes touch gestures, displays the message when performing touch and hold action. It will hide after 1500ms. This provides the best user experience for touch devices such as phones, tablets, and desktops.

Tooltip React with Touch-Friendly

SVG and canvas support

React Tooltip supports both SVG and canvas elements. Users can directly attach tooltips to <svg> or <canvas> elements to show data visualization elements.

Other supported frameworks

The Tooltip component is also available in Blazor, Vue, Angular, and JavaScript frameworks. Check out the different Tooltip platforms from the links below,


  • Fully supports WAI-ARIA accessibility to make it accessible to screen readers and assistive devices.

  • Based on the WCAG 2.0 standard, UI element visuals such as foreground color, background color, line spacing, text, and images are designed.

  • Follows WAI-ARIA best practices best practices for implementing keyboard interaction.

Developer-friendly APIs

In Tooltip, you have control over all the UI elements and its behaviors. It provides the best user experience to users through a rich set of developer-friendly APIs.

React Tooltip Code Example

Easily get started with the React Tooltip using a few simple lines of TSX code example as demonstrated below. Also explore the React Tooltip example that shows how to render and configure the Tooltip in React.

 * Tooltip default sample

import * as ReactDOM from 'react-dom';
import * as React from 'react';
import { TooltipComponent, Position } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-popups';
import { ButtonComponent } from '@syncfusion/ej2-react-buttons';
import { SampleBase } from '../common/sample-base';
import { PropertyPane } from '../common/property-pane';

interface tooltipComponentProps {
  position : string;
interface tooltipComponentState {
  position : string;
export class Default extends SampleBase<tooltipComponentProps, tooltipComponentState> {
  constructor(props) { 
    this.state = { position: 'TopCenter'};
  //Handle tooltip position based on drop-down value change
  private change(args): void {
      position : args.currentTarget.value as Position
  render() {
    return (
      <div className='control-pane'>
        <div className='control-section row'>
          <div className='col-lg-8' style=>

            {/* Tooltip element */}
            <TooltipComponent content='Lets go green & Save Earth !!!' position={this.state.position} tabIndex={0} style=>

              {/* Button element */}
              <ButtonComponent tabIndex={-1}>Show Tooltip</ButtonComponent>
          <div className='col-lg-4 property-section'>
            <PropertyPane title='Properties'>
              <table id='property' title='Properties' className='property-panel-table' style=>
                <td style=>
                  <td style=>
                      <select id='ddl' name='ddl' onChange={this.change.bind(this)} className='form-control' style= >
                        <option value="TopLeft">Top Left</option>
                        <option value="TopCenter" selected>Top Center</option>
                        <option value="TopRight">Top Right</option>
                        <option value="BottomLeft">Bottom Left</option>
                        <option value="BottomCenter">Bottom Center</option>
                        <option value="BottomRight">Bottom Right</option>
                        <option value="LeftTop">Left Top</option>
                        <option value="LeftCenter">Left Center</option>
                        <option value="LeftBottom">Left Bottom</option>
                        <option value="RightTop">Right Top</option>
                        <option value="RightCenter">Right Center</option>
                        <option value="RightBottom">Right Bottom</option>


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