Re: Help with Online Help

Subject: Re: Help with Online Help
From: William Meisheid <wgm -at- SAGELINE -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 3 Dec 1997 07:44:47 -0500

Meena S wrote:
> The Techie Says:
> I've got a .hlp file and a list of map numbers for individual topics =
> generated by Doc To Help. Now, I have to call this .hlp file from one of =
> my screens thru my Forms 4.5 Pl Sql. And pass the map no. so that it =
> opens the respective topic from the screen. How do I call the help file =
> with the map number.=20
> (Win 95 - client. Win NT as the Server)


If you have one of the older Doc-To-Help version 1.6 or 1.7
manuals, there is an Appendix on Accessing Help. It contains
program code and explanations for utilizing map numbers in the
program call to the help system.

Also, there is a good book by Nancy Hickman called Building
Windows 95 Help that has an excellent section on linking help
systems to programs. It available off my web site from Amazon at:
William Meisheid "Thoughts still and always in progress"
Certified RoboHELP Training email: wgm -at- sageline -dot- com
Sageline Publishing 410.465.1548 Fax: 410.465.1812
WUGNET/Help Authoring Forum - Sysop for: Style/Concepts/Etc
CSi email: 70713 -dot- 2225 -at- compuserve -dot- com, or

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