Microsoft KB Archive/101805
Article ID: 101805
Article Last Modified on 11/17/2003
- Microsoft Visual FoxPro 3.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft FoxPro 2.5b
- Microsoft FoxPro 2.5a
This article was previously published under Q101805
FoxPro for Windows uses the Windows-style Help system by default. However, if you prefer, you can use the .DBF-style Help system. To do so, enter the following command in the Command window:
SET HELP TO FOXHELP.DBF
Pressing F1 or choosing Contents from the menu will then open the .DBF-style Help system.
To return to the Windows-style Help system, enter the following command in the Command window:
SET HELP TO FOXHELP.HLP
To permanently change to the .DBF-style Help system, add this statement to your CONFIG.FPW file:
For more information, see the "SET Commands" section of the "Installation and Configuration Guide." There is also a "Customizing Help" chapter in the "Developer's Guide" that explains how to create a personalized Help system. The FoxPro for Windows Distribution Kit (DK) includes a "Help Compiler Guide" to assist you in creating a personalized Windows Help system.
Additional query words: VFoxWin FoxWin 2.50 HELP CONFIG.FPW FOXHELP
Keywords: kbsetup KB101805