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Check if OS can run HTML Help files (.chm)

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What do I have to look for (dll's / registry entries?) to find out if the current operating system is capable of running HTML (chm) help files?.

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Paul.
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check for a registry key for chm.file
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\chm.file

and under that you should find

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\chm.file\shell\open\command with a value of "C:\WINDOWS\hh.exe" %1

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pr_wainwright, did this answer your query? if so please close the question
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