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Windows 7: Best Program for Writing Help Files?

17 Dec 2011   #1
MrBean

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Best Program for Writing Help Files?

Hi,

I have been asked to design help files for someone for their program that they are developing. I have been using HTML Help Workshop, but it seems to be badly designed/too complicated to use. What program should I use to create these help files? It should be a free program.

Thanks!


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17 Dec 2011   #2
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

You can try here:
Free Help Authoring and Documentation Writing Tools (thefreecountry.com)

and sourceforge.net

but most of the good ones either leave a trade mark on each page or are only free for personal use.

edit: you might also find some useful code here:
http://www.codeproject.com/KB/winhelp/#HTML+Help
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