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IAssistance Object Members

Office 2007

Provides a means for developers to create a customized help experience for users within Microsoft Office.


Aa433945.methods(en-us,office.12).gif ClearDefaultContext Clears the default help topic previously defined in the SetDefaultContext method.
Aa433945.methods(en-us,office.12).gif SearchHelp Performs a search from the Office Help Viewer based on one or more keywords. Keywords can be a word or a phrase.
Aa433945.methods(en-us,office.12).gif SetDefaultContext Sets a help topic as the default topic that will be displayed when the user opens a help window.
Aa433945.methods(en-us,office.12).gif ShowHelp Displays the help topic specified by its ID in the Office Help Viewer or, for help topics that ship with Office, in the Help window of the current Office application.