"Matt J " <mattjacREMOVE@THISieee.spam> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > "Steven_Lord" <email@example.com> wrote in message > <firstname.lastname@example.org>... >>> >> > Is there a way that I can make the data tip ignore the presence of the >> > plot data? >> >> Try setting the scatter plot's HitTest property to 'off'. >> > > > That's great. But for some reason it seems to work for scatter plot data > but not for other kinds of superimposed objects like imellipses. Any idea > why?
I haven't worked with IMELLIPSE very much before, but from a quick scan of the documentation it looks like it's not a Handle Graphics object (and so doesn't have the standard Handle Graphics properties like HitTest) and doesn't provide its own way to tell data tips to ignore it.