H e l p m a s t e r


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Build your own Windows Help files with HelpBuilder. No need for other products such as MS Word as this is not an 'addon' product, but a self contained environment specifically designed for help file creation and maintenance. Supports all the major features of WinHelp and provides a project Wizard.
By GPP Software

Windows Help and Help Compiler Features Supported
  • Topic pages
  • Links and 'popup' windows to other topics, including optional 'picture hotspots', macros and 'windows'
  • Browse sequence support
  • Ability to place bitmaps in help files
  • Fonts, colours, bold and italic text
  • Header files
  • Context identifiers
  • Locking of and changing colour of top of Windows Help page
  • Start up macros
  • Changing of 'non-scrollable' and 'client' area colours in Windows Help
  • Compiler configuration - warning levels, CD ROM, compression etc
  • Configuration of 'windows'
  • Build tags
Product Features
  • Full keyboard support
  • Projects to group individual topic files for a specific application
  • Topics can be stored in separate files or a single file in order that they may be shared between projects
  • Toolbar selection of many facilities and status bars
  • Error checking on project building
  • Project Wizard to create a basic project
  • Application Installation and De-installation procedure
  • Printing of topics and projects
  • Fully integrated and context sensitive Windows Help file including 'How to..' section
  • Can create Help files for VB, C/C++, PowerBuilder etc - any language supporting Windows Help and passing of context numbers
  • Ability to insert RTF commands
  • Network locking on project and topic files
  • Automatic creation of .HPJ and .RTF files - no need for you to look at an HPJ file ever again!
  • Comprehensive sample demonstration help file project
  • Multi-tasking during compilation - no 'DOS' windows!
  • Help files 'testable' from within HelpBuilder
  • Configurable compiler. Can run 32 bit compilers under Windows 95/NT
  • Topic locator - standard 'expandable' list which contains all the files in your project including topics, icons, headers and bitmaps
  • Importing of Norton Guides help projects
  • In-built text macros and user-definable text macros
  • Integrated Spell Checker