A picture may be better than a thousand words, but an example is even better. You may view this actual help file on line by clicking here. Since HELLLP!'s own help file contains demonstrations of special effects you might prefer to see a more typical help file by clicking here (to see the help file for PlanBee).
(If your browser does not know what to do with a HLP file, it might ask you which application to open it with. If so, please select WINHELP32.EXE in your Windows directory.)
Makes it easy to create fully functional Windows help files for use both with programs and as stand-alone documents. Version 3.2 will work with Microsoft Word Version 97 (Office 97), 2000 (Office 2000) and 2002 (Office XP).
Availability HELLLP! may be downloaded from these links:
Version 3.2 (For Word 97/Office 97, Office 2000/Word 2000, Office XP/Word 2002)is available from on-line services and web sites including these:
Directly usable installer (1MB). To receive a file which does not need to be unzipped click here and save to disk the file hlpinst.exe then double click on it in Windows Explorer to perform the install.Zipped archive copies (1MB) requiring an unzipping tool:
If you are unfamiliar with installing downloaded software you may click here to see a tutorial.
Neither the evaluation nor the paid-up versions display third-party advertising, or send information from your system to any other place.
Any questions about the status of the shipment of the order, refunds, registration options, product details, technical support, volume discounts, dealer pricing, site licenses, non-credit card orders, etc, must be directed to Guy Software (click on the Email icon here).
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HCWSETUP Version 4.03. The original version of HCW.EXE, the 32 bit Windows help compiler cannot handle the files produced by Office 97 / Word 8 and later. The corrected version may be downloaded directly from Microsoft by clicking on this heading. If you are unable to reach that source, you may also download from http://www.appletmaster.de/zip/hcw403.exe. The file you download is an installer which you must run (double-click on it in Windows Explorer) after downloading in order to set up the compiler.
The SHED segmented Hyper-Graphics Editor. Many development tools include a copy of this, but frequently it is not the latest version. If you have a legal copy of any version you may download the upgrade from Microsoft's WWW site.
HelpMaster. A good "next place to stop" for anything related to Windows Help.
ASP is the largest and most influential of the shareware trade associations. Its members include authors, download sites, disk vendors, journalists, user groups, and "Friends of Shareware".