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Anonymous
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Show ToolTip when hovering over an image

Hi All ,

 

Is there a way to get a tooltip displayed while hovering over an image in a Power BI Dashboard ?

 

Thanks in advance ,

Ismail 

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osantamaria
Frequent Visitor

Depeding of what you need you can use emoticons.

For example if you want to show a  🛈 icon to show a page with that info, you can createa a measur with that emoticon (Information Icon = "🛈") and add it to a card. That card visual let you to configure a ToolTip

 

Jonathanvdb
Regular Visitor

Page ToolTips for Buttons & Images does not exist yet, hopefully this will become a standard feature in the future but for now this is a good work around, have a look at the following YouTube post.

 

Power BI - Report Page Tooltip Over ANY Visual : https://youtu.be/IURWlw2_6Ks 

Anonymous
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You can create table of images with image url, then put it into visual with tooltip option (Table,...)

aritraacharya
Frequent Visitor

Has this functionality been added yet?

This very helpful for end users while using a button/ or navigation purposes

@aritraacharya @TheMayneLine Hope you are looking something like this.

 

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Could you provide step by step instructions on how to do this?

 

I have overlayed a hyperlinked text box over an image, but I cannot figure out how to add a tooltip.

v-juanli-msft
Community Support
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Hi @Anonymous

Drag a field into the Tooltips bucket in the Fields well of the Visualizations pane.

Once tooltips are added to the field well, hovering over a data point on the visualization shows the values for those fields in the tooltip.

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Best Regards

Maggie

Anonymous
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Hello Maggie ,

 

Thanks for the response ,

Actually as I mentionned on my post I need the ToolTip to be applied not only on charts but on images as well .

Not sure if there is any possible way to do that ?

 

Thanks ,

Ismail

Hi @Anonymous

Do you refer to this kind of "image"?

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As searched and tested, it is not possible to do that.

 

Best Regards

Maggie

Yep that is exactly what I wanted also.  I have an image.  I have an action on it.  I would like to say: "Click here to show menu"

@TheMayneLine @Anonymous ,

 

You can find an option,

Select the image go to Formatting -> Action -> Tooltip and enter the text what you want to say.

 

 

 

Anonymous
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Hi @SivaMani 

 

Can we increase the font the the text which is present in the Tooltip?

 

Thanks

@Anonymous,

 

Currently, No. However, you can post this as an Idea - https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas

 

Thanks,

Siva Mani

Thank you I see it now. I guess it is added lately.

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