Solved

How to create "help" for Windows-95 in Microsoft Developer Studio Ver4.0,Visual C++, ver4.0

Posted on 1998-08-13
3
202 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-08
I need information how to create "help" for Windows-95
in Microsoft Developer Studio Ver4.0,Visual C++, ver4.0
and  Fortran Power Station V4.0.
 I have a big system with modules in C, C++ and Fortran
but no help. I need to create help files and use Windows-95
help system.
 I will happy to have any information about books, manuals,
web-sites where I can read description of proces of creating these
help files.
Victor Zinenberg ( jonbuck@rcf.usc.edu)
0
Comment
Question by:ax515
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Answers2000
ID: 1170256
Recommendation : buy Doc2Help or RoboHelp.  These are excellent (you will also need MS Word).

If you want a shareware tool try AnetHelpTool this is pretty good and doesn't need word.  I had to mess around a bit to make it kick off my help compiler successfully, but having done that it works well.  Until you register, you're limited to the number of topics you can create.

If you want to do it the hard-way, you can simply use MS Word to create RTF files and then compile using HCW which comes with your compiler.  Special codes go into footnotes to make browser sequences, keywords etc.  These are documented in VC's help system.  Perhaps the best way to learn this, is to start with one of the above methods and then examine the RTF files that are output.




0
 

Author Comment

by:ax515
ID: 1170257
Adjusted points to 100
0
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
Answers2000 earned 100 total points
ID: 1170258
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

How to remove superseded packages in windows w60 or w61 installation media (.wim) or online system to prevent unnecessary space. w60 means Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008. w61 means Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. There are various …
Basic understanding on "OO- Object Orientation" is needed for designing a logical solution to solve a problem. Basic OOAD is a prerequisite for a coder to ensure that they follow the basic design of OO. This would help developers to understand the b…
This tutorial explains how to use the VisualVM tool for the Java platform application. This video goes into detail on the Threads, Sampler, and Profiler tabs.
The viewer will be introduced to the member functions push_back and pop_back of the vector class. The video will teach the difference between the two as well as how to use each one along with its functionality.

829 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question