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Modify the behaviour of the default JToolTip

import java.awt.BorderLayout;
import java.awt.Color;
import java.awt.Point;
import java.awt.event.MouseEvent;

import javax.swing.JButton;
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JToolTip;

public class Main {
  public static void main(String args[]) {
    JFrame frame = new JFrame("JToolTip Sample");

    JButton b1 = new JButton("Button 1") {
      public JToolTip createToolTip() {
        JToolTip tip = super.createToolTip();
        return tip;
      public Point getToolTipLocation(MouseEvent event) {
        return new Point((event.getX() + 100), (event.getY() + 100));
    frame.add(b1, BorderLayout.NORTH);
    frame.setSize(300, 150);


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