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Bug ID: JDK-6692909 vista: no tooltip for java control panel icon in windows control panel
JDK-6692909 : vista: no tooltip for java control panel icon in windows control panel

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2008-04-23
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2010-09-17
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2008-05-30
Component:
deploy
OS:
windows_vista
Sub-Component:
deployment_toolkit
CPU:
x86
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6u4
Fixed Versions:
6u10 (b25)

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Description
vista only

HP is reporting the following problem:

No Balloon pops up when move the Mouse Pointer on Top of the Java icon in CTL.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Start the Control Panel from Start Menu\Control Panel
2. Find Java icon.
3. Move the Mouse pointer on top of the Java icon in CTL ,no Correct Screen Tip pops up.

Windows Vista SP1 32 bit
Failed on Java SE 6u6, 6u5 & 6u4.

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

we need to add the following registry value for the tooltip on vista

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT/CLSID/InfoTip

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb776843(VS.85).aspx
                                     
2008-04-23



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