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Windows 7: Winhlp32.exe

23 May 2009   #31
Dixon Butz

Win7 x64 X2, Win 8.0 x64, Win8.1 x64, Quad Boot
 
 

You're wecome. Glad to have helped!

db


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23 May 2009   #32
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Hi,

You can delete the stub from the Windows folder by giving Full control to All Users.

Looking in Default programs , it still shows in the browse box - not sure how to delete or change that bit ( not that it matters), and says Unknown application - with no icon.

Winhlp32.exe-winhlp-3-2009-05-24_005534.jpg

However, I do get the icon on the .hlp files

Winhlp32.exe-winhlp-4.jpg

I don't really use it, and would never have thought about it if Paul hadn't brought it up.

Interesting , though, well done to everyone who contributed here.

It works perfectly.


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24 May 2009   #33
paulv44

Windows 7 RC
 
 

Thanks to everyone who helped. I'm attached to a few old programs written with the *.hlp files.

Works perfectly now...........and I learned a lot about file control and permissions, etc.

Paul
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14 Jun 2009   #34
Exesperated

Windows 7 RC2 7201
 
 

Windows Help Program (WinHlp32) installer for Windows 7 x64 and Windows 7 x86 by Komeil Bahmanpour:

Blog entry

Direct download link



WinHlp32 installer for Vista/2008/7

The installer is a batch (CMD) file, which does the job of winhlp32.exe/winhlp32.exe.mui replacement and fixing Registry entries.
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24 Aug 2009   #35
Maniaxx

Windows7 SP1
 
 

I just get an error (info window) showing "(9009)".

Any suggestions?
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24 Aug 2009   #36
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Yes.. fill out your system specs if you would like assistance
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22 Nov 2009   #37
hackgun

win7
 
 

please change the winhlp32.exe to winhelp32_2.exe, so you can select it it with 'open with' and build the connection to the file of 'hlp' type.
hope it will help you .
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