Re: Two cool tricks for Web-based Help
If your Web pages are ASP files, you'll be generating a series of Web pages with names like "file.asp". Rather than obsessing over map IDs and how to pass those along to the developers so as to make the help context-sensitive, you develop a standard naming convention: use the identical file name, but replace the .asp with .htm for the help file's name. Away goes any need for a map file and numerical map IDs! This approach is easy to extend: if the files produced by the developers end in .htm, you add a small tag to the help file name: thus, for page.htm, the Help file becomes page-h.htm or page-help.htm if you don't feel the need to be concise.
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Two cool tricks for Web-based Help: From: Geoff Hart
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