TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
> One thing to add... if you've purchased the WinHelp Office suite,
> there's a nifty util included called WinHelp BugHunter. This
> handy-dandy little item allows you to figure out what the heck the
> context IDs are (if your programmers are as vague as mine!). You just
> launch BugHunter (which stays on top of all apps), then click Help or
> press [F1] in the app for which you are trying to link context help. The
> ID appears (in decimal) in the BugHunter window. Then you just need
> to convert that number to Hex and match it to the number in the .HM.
> Simple (and this way I don't have to depend on the programmer's to
> remember to give me the IDs! <grin>)!
This really is a great tool, but it doesn't work when you are running
under NT 3.51. I was so glad when our product was finally compatible with