Re: Re: CHM works in one directory, not in another

Subject: Re: Re: CHM works in one directory, not in another
From: "Dana Worley" <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2010 12:08:00 -0700

On Thursday, January 14, 2010, Nancy Allison wrote:

> I cannot quite believe my eyes. If you scroll to the bottom of the
> page, one of Microsoft's suggested workarounds is to redo your help
> system in WinHelp.

That is not Microsoft's recommendation -- that is Help Scribble's suggestion. I believe
Microsoft's recommendation is that you run CHMs locally.

If you read the KB, Microsoft provides work-arounds that include editing the registry, with
warnings that you should do so only if absolutely necessary.


Dana W.

Dana Worley
Software Product Manager/Manager, Software Support Group
Campbell Scientific, Inc.
Microsoft MVP, Windows Help


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