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How to make tooltip background transparent?

I want to make the tooltip background somewhat transparent, say, change it alpha value to 0.5. I find these code in tooltip.el.gz (defface tooltip '((((class color)) :background "lightyellow" ...
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Show Link Tooltip mouse over with keystroke

When I use mouse-over on an Link (thanks to Tobias) it shows an Image and text. When I used display-local-help the image disappeared (perhaps due to lack of space in the message area). I want to ...
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Disable all GUI popups and tooltips

Can I disable this kind of a popup? I couldn't find anything besides (setq x-gtk-use-system-tooltips nil), but it didin't help me unfortunately.
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How can I enlarge the font of tooltips?

I want to enlarge the text in tooltips displayed via https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/PosTip . What can I do?
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Turning off tooltip does not work

So, after adding fallowing line in to my .emacs file I see no result, whether I'm running emacs in the X window or an terminal. (custom-set-variables ;;; CUSTOM-SET-VARIABLES INSTANCE ;; Init file ...
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Org-ref mouseover timer

Org-ref provides excellent bibliographic tools for authoring within org documents. However, one issue I've had is the mouseover timer for citation links appears to be set to zero seconds. That is, ...
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How to show a tooltip for the mode-line that displays the full buffer name

Is there a way to show a tooltip that contains the full buffer name when I hover over the buffer name part of the mode line? I'd like to quickly check the full buffer name when I have a narrow frame ...
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Image tooltips doesn't work in other buffers

Consider the following content of a file called image-tooltips.el which I source into my .emacs file via load-file. Displaying the image tooltip works if I put a ;\includegraphics{myfile.jpg} into ...
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tooltip in highlight-regexp

I'd like to get a tooltip that says "meow", whenever my mouse is on the word "Cat" in Emacs. I tried this snippet I put together, but didn't work. What's wrong with it? (defun my-hi-lock () (...
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Images in tooltip don't work

I want to view a preview of images if I go with the mouse over a image file-name, say "Tux.png". I tried this approach: (defvar image-tooltip-re (concat "\\(?3:'\\|\"\\)\\(?1:.*\\." ...
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Graphical tooltips in Emacs not working as expected

I am trying to make graphical tooltips appear over some words in Emacs. Here is the code I have developed: (defun image-tooltip (window object position) (save-excursion (goto-char position) ...
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Spacemacs not using the theme for tooltips after resizing the window

I'm using Spacemacs with Solarized dark theme on Arch linux using i3wm, and I'm having some issues with tooltips. If I open Emacs so it only covers part of the screen, the tooltips shows up with the ...
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Concatenate multiple 'help-echo strings

I have multiple overlays with 'help-echo strings covering the same region. Can I make Emacs show all these strings in the mouseover tooltip? By default it only shows the one coming from the highest ...
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How to avoid window scrolling after completion list shows up in company-mode?

When I'm editing a file, if the completion list shows up, the text in the current window will always jump (sometime it will jump a few lines but mostly it will jump to the top of the window), after ...
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How to remap Company's select next and select previous keys?

I don't like the default M-n and M-p keys for company-select-next and company-select-previous so I was wondering if it's possible to remap those to C-n and C-p without affecting the mappings when ...
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How can I find out exactly what my modeline is telling me?

I'd like to know exactly what my modeline is telling me and how it's derived. Right now, if I'm working with a graphical terminal I can hover over each modeline entry in turn, and if I'm lucky, a ...