I have two .chm files: Interface.chm and Def.chm. From the
TOC of Interface.chm I have a number of links to topics in Def.chm.
I want the TOC from Interface.chm to remain in focus when I
activate an external topic from Def.chm.
I have specified that the external topic should appear in the
"Same frame", but there's still a problem.
When I launch Interface.chm, the first external topic appears
correctly with the TOC of Interface.chm displayed. However, the
second and following topics will activate Def.chm with its TOC
displayed. And what is even worse - Interface.chm is still lurking
in the background.
I have "Auto-synchronize TOC" and "Show/Hide Nav Pane"
enabled in both projects. Maybe these settings interfere with what
I hope somebody has a solution for this very annoying
I am working with Robohelp HTML X5.0.2.
7-Technologies A/S, Denmark
I have had no problems creating links as <A
HREF="externalfilename.chm::/Topic.htm"> to get what you want -
an external topic to appear in the window with the original topic
and its Nav pane. In RoboHelp, when creating the hyperklink, just
select the remote topic. I use Shortcut controls to open an
external .chm in its own window, which is the behaviour you