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Creation help files for Java application

Nicol Green
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Joined: Jan 30, 2010
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How do I create help files for Java application?

For example I have Help item in Menu and I would like to invoke .chm file.

Is there possibility to do that automatically in Eclipse ? I am using Eclipse 3.4.2.

Thank You!
Ulf Dittmer

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The JavaHelp library is common way to creating help systems in web apps and desktop apps. It can't handle .chm file, though. There's a library called JChm on SourceForge that can read .chm files, just in case that's a requirement.

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Nicol Green
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Hi, thanks for quick response!

Is there any tutorial how to work with Java help library ? Or with Chm ?
Janeice DelVecchio
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