From Page to Whole Help Set

From wwp-users:

WebWorks Help works as follows:

Now, each help set contains a complete copy of the WWHelp run-time along with another copy at the top-level:

Now, when a user opens a single file, such as "alpha.html", the page needs to know how to get to the WWHelp run-time. The answer is available in the "towwhdir.js" file:

Normally, this file looks like this:

which means "it's right beside you".

In this case, we want it to look up a level and see ALL the help sets.

At this point, you can officially ditch the lower-level WWHelp runtimes:

This doesn't have anything to do with FireFox 3, IE, etc.

HelpCenter/Tips/WebWorksHelp/From Page to Whole Help Set (last edited 2008-11-13 02:10:17 by BenAllums)