My developer is extracting topic title information from the
table within my project's .chm file in order to perform a
search on the project. This works well, except that some of
titles are coming up blank in her search window.
When I look at the topic in my project, the title exists
topic and in the Topic Title box on the topic properties. I
anything unusual in the HTML code for the topic.
Interestingly, when I delete the topic and then add it back
project, it fixes the problem in THAT topic, but it moves to
one! If I open the compiled .chm in HTML Help Studio and look
the #STRINGS table, I can find the offending topic title, and
duplicated (for example, "Topic_TitleTopic_Title" instead of
The title appears correctly in the Help's search function.
In addition to deleting the topic, I have also tried deleting
the .cpd and .xpj file and opening the project from the .hhp
Then I tried creating a new project and importing the HTML
copying the .hhk and .hhc files from the original project.
title still comes up, but it is in a different topic than
I think the corrupted title is coming from the .cpd file, but
sure. And I don't know how to fix it, even if that is the
Nothing I'm doing in RoboHelp seems to correct it. I tried
to change the title in the table, but that had no impact,
Is there some way to clean up titles in the inner workings of
RoboHelp? Doing it through the interface doesn't seem to be
I am now using RH6, but the problem existed in RHX5 also.
Thanks in advance for any information you can provide.
Sr. Technical Writer