You can look to see how our skins pick up styles.
You got me thinking - I'm going to first try to use some Flex 4 id selectors in a stylesheet.
I couldn't get this to work yet. Man, this takes a lot of time to learn. Been at it six month, even taking a class at community college, but still I know so little.
FYI: I ended up using the StyleManager on each panel for which the textAreas/ToolTips reside. This allowed the customizatin I needed without using the ToolTip Manager. It does seem to "slow down" the interactivity a bit, and does not always show the text in the exact way that I formatted it, but I'm going with it for now because it will reduce my overall code by several thousand lines. I was styling every ToolTip indivudually up until now.
....In the panel....