Re: .chm file all links say unavailable when not in run time mode

Discussion in 'ASP .Net' started by Arne Vajhøj, Jun 24, 2011.

  1. Arne Vajhøj

    Arne Vajhøj Guest

    On 6/16/2011 9:20 AM, Kevin wrote:
    > I have an application the help for which is provided via a .chm file. I don't know much about .chm files but understand that they are basically links to various html.files.
    >
    > When I debug my app the .chm works fine and the content is shown for all the links (when you click on one of the purple book icons on the left the relevant article appears on the right).
    >
    > However:
    >
    > When I run my deployed app, the main window of the .chm file comes up but on clicking any icon within it I get....
    >
    > 'The address is not valid
    >
    > Most likely causes:
    > .There might be a typing error in the address
    > .If you click on a link, it may be out of date.
    >
    > What you can try:
    > .Retype the address.
    > .Go back to the previous page.'
    >
    > The actual .chm file used by the app in debug mode is the same as the one deployed to the debug directory which is the same as is deployed with the app.
    >
    > I have a 15 day trial of a .chm editor and can see the various .html files but they seem to be 'bundled' within the .chm, I can't find links to other locations for them.
    >
    > ..I'm obviously missing something here but don't know what it is.
    >
    > ..would greatly appreciate it if anybody wiser could put me straight on this.


    http://www.west-wind.com/weblog/pos...ening-CHM-Help-files-from-Network-or-Internet

    Arne
    Arne Vajhøj, Jun 24, 2011
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