HelpContextType Enumeration

Defines identifiers that indicate information about the context in which a request for Help information originated.

Namespace: System.ComponentModel.Design
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public enum HelpContextType
public enum HelpContextType
public enum HelpContextType

 Member nameDescription
AmbientA general context. 
SelectionA selection. 
ToolWindowSelectionA tool window selection. 
WindowA window. 

HelpContextType defines identifiers that are used by the Help system to determine the context in which a Help request was initiated.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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