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Author Topic: How to open topic from CHM by keyword?  (Read 3355 times)

AbteriX

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How to open topic from CHM by keyword?
« on: December 11, 2008, 02:48:44 PM »

How do coders do that?

I want to launch an CHM help file ... and straight go to an designated page.

I already know the default syntax:
hh.exe mk:@MSITStore:example.chm::/%KeyWord%.htm

that's OK for me .... if i know the structure of the CHM

but how can i open each stranger CHM from which i didn't know the
correct path (TopicFolder) to the html (and is it htm or html)?

Like
hh.exe mk:@MSITStore:example.chm::/TopicFolder/TopicSubFolder/%KeyWord%.htm

How do coders of IDEs or editors do that to open several different CHMs from all the syntax-languages they use?

If i google i find the default answers only, using an well known topic-path :-(

Thanks for answers.

MilesAhead

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Re: How to open topic from CHM by keyword?
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2009, 11:10:40 AM »
You mind find this utility of interest.  I haven't tried it yet but it claims to open html help by a keyword as one of its enhancements over hh.exe:

http://www.keyworks.net/keyhh.htm