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ITopic interface

Help topic interface, contains methods to retrieve topic information

Members

The ITopic interface inherits from the IDispatch interface. ITopic also has these types of members:

Methods

The ITopic interface has these methods.

MethodDescription
Category

Returns topic categories (if defined in the content)

ContentFilter

Returns the content filter values for the topic

ContentType

Returns this topic's content types (if defined in the content)

FetchContent

method FetchContent - returns a data stream containing the XHTML data for the topic

 

Properties

The ITopic interface has these properties.

PropertyAccess typeDescription

Catalog

Read-only

Returns the catalog interface associated with the topic

Description

Read-only

Returns topic description

DisplayVersion

Read-only

Returns display version

Id

Read-only

Returns topic identifier

locale

Read-only

Returns locale

Package

Read-only

Returns the package that the topic resides in

ParentId

Read-only

Returns topic parent identifier. The value will be -1 if the topic is a root (no parent) topic

ParentTopicLocale

Read-only

Returns parent topic locale

ParentTopicVersion

Read-only

Returns parent topic version

TableOfContentsHasChildren

Read-only

For TableOfContents calls, returns true if the topic has children. It will not be relevant data for non-TOC calls.

TableOfContentsPosition

Read-only

Returns topics position in the table of contents

Title

Read-only

Returns topic title

TopicLocale

Read-only

Returns topic locale

TopicVersion

Read-only

Returns topic version

Url

Read-only

Returns topic url

Vendor

Read-only

Returns the vendor name for the topic

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

IDL

Windows.Help.Runtime.idl