HelpCommand Property


Applies To

Common dialog1H1HYJI.


Specifies the type of Help requested.


[form.]CMDialog.HelpCommand[ = setting ]


The HelpCommand property settings are:

Setting                       Description


HELP_CONTEXT        Displays Help for a particular context.  When using this setting, you must also specify a context using the HelpContextB0L66K property.

HELP_HELPONHELP  Displays Help for using the Help application itself.

HELP_INDEX              Displays the index of the specified Help file.  An application should use this value only for a Help file with a single index.

HELP_KEY                 Displays Help for a particular keyword.  When using this setting, you must also specify a keyword using the HelpKeyAU694WO property.

HELP_QUIT                Notifies the Help application that the specified Help file is no longer in use.

HELP_SETINDEX       Sets the context specified by the HelpContext property as the current index for the Help file specified by the HelpFile30PBQSA property.  This index remains current until the user accesses a different Help file.  Use this value only for Help files with more than one index.


The values for the HelpCommand property constants are defined in the Visual Basic file CONSTANT.TXT.

Data Type