Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I would like to extend the duration of tooltips (specifically in Safari for reading XKCD). I've seen a few plist values which allow you to adjust other aspects of tooltips such as the initial delay. Is there any way to lengthen their duration?

share|improve this question
1  
There's an extension for that specific problem: xkcd Tooltip Viewer –  Lauri Ranta Aug 3 '11 at 7:41
    
Looks great, I just installed it. I'm glad I stuck that parenthetical in the question. –  David Kanarek Aug 4 '11 at 2:00
add comment

1 Answer

The commercial utility MacPilot from Koingo Software enables you to specify the tooltip display delay in milliseconds. It also provides a graphical user interface for a great deal of system customization functions that you would otherwise need to perform with the command line.

share|improve this answer
    
As I said there's a plist value for the delay. I want to extend the duration. –  David Kanarek Aug 9 '11 at 12:19
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.