Customize SharePoint list form to show tooltips of description

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I am using an out-of-the-box list form and would like to customize the SharePoint list form using JSON. 

The JSON would show a tooltip for the field if there is a description associated with it. If there is no description, it will not show any tooltip. Any advice on how this can be achieved. Please note that I would like to have the tooltip on the list form and not in the list view.

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@rythm Unfortunately, this is not possible using out of the box JSON formatting capabilities as form "body" does not support such customizations yet.


Unlike the header and the footer, body configuration only allows defining one or more sections and adding one or more columns into each of those sections.


So, you cannot show tooltip against every field in form body.

Microsoft documentationConfigure the list form 

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