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Technical documentation, online help and manuals are increasingly distributed as HTML on CD or DVD, or installed locally together with the software. The HTML-based „WebHelp“ generated by modern documentation tools like Help+Manual, RoboHelp and Doc-to-Help comes with powerful navigation, search …

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????????Folks we – The Helpware Group – have just released FAR HTML 5.3 This is a minor release so a free update to all 5.x licensed users. Just install over the old version. Many great improvements including: FAR can now …

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Microsoft announced today plans to address issues with VS 2010 offline help viewer.Jeff Bratten’s blog articles tells you all about it. http://thirdblogfromthesun.com | The Story of Help in Visual Studio 2010 (Part 3) As part of the announcement Paul O’Rear …

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Never ending story – CHM security … Following link may help some admin’s because well described: http://tinyurl.com/ylkdbza

Kathleen McGrath recently interviewed Ryan Linton, a Senior Program Manager on the Library Experience team, about the new Help system in Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2.  He demonstrates the new browser-based Help viewer, and how you can update content locally. …

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WinHlp32.exe is required to display 32-bit Help files that have the „.hlp“ file name extension. To view .hlp files on Windows 7, you need to install this application. Sure preview at: http://preview.tinyurl.com/WinHelpDownloadWindows7

 When starting a „Click-Once“ published application from Internet URL a dialog keeps trying to install .NET Framework every time, and even if you run this install it keeps trying to install .NET Framework on subsequent „Click-Once“ activations… And you are …

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Having all the needed files to compile a chm, but when you run the hhc.exe command, the process hangs indefinitely. We learned that some Windows updates caused the hhc.exe to unregister itself. A batch file that re-registered the server .dlls for …

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Belong to Facebook? Want to know what’s happening with Microsoft’s Help 3? Join the “Help3″ Facebook group at: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=70197449895

JTF Associates announced the Tech Comm Toolbox. One of the most common questions heard on many forums is “What tool do you use for [purpose]?” Answers vary, of course, because everyone has their own favorites and some folks will even …

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