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Check out Help Builder or pick up a few new tricks with these tutorial videos
capturing operation of Help Builder. We just started putting these together
and are planning to add more specialized videos as time goes by.
Introduction and Overview of
(48 minutes, 26 megs - Streaming: 116Kbps) 2/1/05
Want to see how Help Builder works? In this first video Rick Strahl walks you
through the base features of Help Builder in this 45 minute hands on video that
demonstrates creating a new Help Project, adding new topics, creating content
and formatting the content both in text and Html Editing mode, using Spell
checking and Word integration, importing classes and databases and generating
output Html Help 1.0 and 2.0 files.
Windows Forms Help Builder Integration
(17 minutes, 10 megs - Streaming: 116kbps)
This short video demonstrates how to build a help file and hook it up to a
Windows Forms application easily using the Help Builder Visual Studio .NET
add-in functionality. Quickly pusho Help Topics into Windows Forms controls and
forms with the click of a button and and bringing up Help Builder in context of
the current form or control. Finally the video demonstrates use of the custom HelpBuilderHelpProvider, that makes it possible to activate Help Builder
in proper context from your applications at runtime.
.NET Developer Documentation features and VS.NET Integration
(12 minutes, 7 megs - Streaming: 116kbps)
Check out the developer documentation features for .NET in this short video.
This session demonstrates import .NET types and assemblies and further modifying
the content imported. It also demonstrates the two-way editing features that
allow you to update Help Builder topics from XML comments or to update the XML
comments from an updated Help Builder topic.