How to add .chm help files to VB.NET application

gill

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I'm trying to create an interactive user manual, where the user can access a
particular web site and look at user manual for that particular web site.
I have embedded Window Web Browser into VB.NET form. I want to add .chm help
files into a panel or other controls in order for the user to browse through
the help files while they are accessing the particular web site.
Any help would be appreciated.
 

JuggaloBrotha

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the only way i know how to display a *.chm file is to:

VB.NET:
Help.ShowHelp(sender, "Help.chm")
'sender being a control and "Help.chm" being the help file that's in the same folder as the application
 

jmcilhinney

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I'm not sure if this will help but I'm pretty sure you can still reference the original HTML pages by file name in a .chm file. I think it's just "file.chm\file.htm". I haven't used the method for a while but I'll look back and see if I can find more info.
 
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