I have several Word documents that I maintain that are
already part of a .chm file. These Word documents are for the user
to access from the software installation menu (auto run menu). I
would like to link directly to the appropriate pages in the .chm
file instead of the Word document, but have not been able to make
The cd auto run menu is html based and uses this link to open
the .chm file.
<a href="cmdRegFile||Docs/Help.chm"||Software Help">
I have tried the following links, but have had no success.
These first two open the .chm file, but not the specific
These two do not open the .chm file
After more testing, I realized that i was not including the
internal path for the topics when testing from a dos prompt. To
make this work from a dos prompt use the following line assuming
the dos prompt path is already set to the the location of the
It appears that the simply way to open a specific page from
another software is to use the Topic ID's.