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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

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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