Angular 9 Material Tooltip Example

May 7, 2020 | Category : Angular


This article goes in detailed on angular 9 material tooltip example. you will learn angular matTooltip example. you can see angular md tooltip position example. In this article, we will implement a angular mattooltip conditional.

I will show you how to use material tooltip in angular 6, angular 7, angular 8 and angular 9. you can also set tooltip position with after, before, above, below, left and right.

So, let's see simple example

You can see bellow layout for demo:

Create New App

If you are doing example from scratch then You can easily create your angular app using bellow command:

ng new app-material

Add Material Design

Now in this step, we need to just install material design theme in our angular application. so let's add as like bellow:

ng add @angular/material

Cmd like bellow:

Installing packages for tooling via npm.

Installed packages for tooling via npm.

? Choose a prebuilt theme name, or "custom" for a custom theme: Indigo/Pink

[ Preview: ]

? Set up global Angular Material typography styles? Yes

? Set up browser animations for Angular Material? Yes

Basic Material Slider Toggle Button

Here, we will create very simple example. first we need to import MatTooltipModule, MatButtonModule, BrowserAnimationsModule for this example.

so let's update app.module.ts, app.component.ts and app.component.html.

Let's follow step:


import { NgModule } from '@angular/core';

import { BrowserModule } from '@angular/platform-browser';

import { FormsModule } from '@angular/forms';

import { AppComponent } from './app.component';

import {MatButtonModule} from '@angular/material/button';

import {MatTooltipModule} from '@angular/material/tooltip';

import { BrowserAnimationsModule } from '@angular/platform-browser/animations';


imports: [ BrowserModule, FormsModule, MatButtonModule, MatTooltipModule, BrowserAnimationsModule ],

declarations: [ AppComponent],

bootstrap: [ AppComponent ]


export class AppModule { }


Here, you can also set tooltip position as bellow values:

matTooltipPosition: ['after', 'before', 'above', 'below', 'left', 'right']

<h1>Angular Tooltip Example -</h1>

<button mat-raised-button

matTooltip="Here is a tooltip for hover">

Hover for Tooltip


<button mat-raised-button


matTooltip="Here is a tooltip for hover">

Tooltip Right


You can easily run by following command:

ng serve

I hope it can help you...