I have 19 projects. One of them takes longer to open each
time I open it. Once the project is open, I can work in it just
fine. But it also takes forever to generate my primary layout and
any of my printed documentation layouts.
Deleting the .hhc and .xpj files, and then opening the .hhp
file fixes the problem. However, opening the project thereafter
takes longer and longer (up to 15 minutes) to open and I keep
having to delete the .hhc and .xpj files periodically to fix the
None of my other projects has this problem. What could be
causing this project to growwwwwww?
I had a similar problem once - though it didn't continue to
grow. The project was adding a whole folder of software into my
.chm. It wasn't easy to track down but I have a few questions that
Do you really need to delete the .hhc file? This is the table
of contents. Is it growing? I would think that if this file really
needed to be deleted the problem would lie in that file.
How much does the project (.xpj) grow by? Does the output
(.chm or WebHelp folder) also inflate? Watch it in Windows
Explorer. This change in size might help you locate the extra