SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2642057 - Tooltip Missing in Fiori


In HTML5 UI when passing the mouse over some description and value fields, is possible to see a tooltip displaying some information about these fields.

But when using Fiori (RUI) only field value shows tooltips when passing the mouse over.


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RUI shows tooltips only passing the mouse over the value fields but not on the label.


It is the current expected behavior of the system.

If you need this functionality urgently you may contact your implementation manager to help with such request or approach directly the SAP Cloud Service Center.
Note: The services of the SAP Cloud Service Center will be charged as packaged services based on fixed prices.

You can find more details about the services offered by Cloud Service Center on You can contact Cloud Service Center as follows:

  1. If you are a partner: please use or the Partnerfinder.
  2. If you are a customer: please use the little blue box “Contact Us” shown on the very right hand side of, choose “Contact Us”, choose “Services”, choose “SAP Custom Development” and complete the page.

An alternative option may be to check the SAP Customer Influencer Site to submit an idea:


tooltip, fiori, rui , KBA , AP-RC-MOB-UIF , Responsive UI , Problem


SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications all versions