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Displaying object value in tooltip while debugging

When you use for example an object of type System.Drawing.Point. While debugging in break mode and hovering over the variable name, a tooltip displays the value of the object. it looks like the output of ToString.

Now I created a class very similar to System.Drawing.Point, overloaded ToString to return some info about the object contents. While debugging I just get a tooltip displaying the classname!

What's the magic here? How do I get the ToString return value in the tooltip while debugging?

Thanks in advance for any help.

Geert-Jan Thomas
Friday, August 20, 2004

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