IShellDispatch.Help method

Displays the Windows Help and Support window. This method has the same effect as clicking the Start menu and selecting Help and Support.

Syntax


IShellDispatch.Help()

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Return value

JScript

This method does not return a value.

VB

This method does not return a value.

Remarks

This method is implemented and accessed through the Shell.Help method.

Examples

The following examples show the use of Help in JScript, VBScript, and Visual Basic.

JScript:


<script language="JScript">
    function fnShellHelpJ()
    {
        var objShell = new ActiveXObject("shell.application");
        
        objshell.Help();
    }
</script>


VBScript:


 <script language="VBScript">
    function fnShellHelpVB()
        dim objShell
        
        set objShell = CreateObject("shell.application")
        objshell.Help

        set objShell = nothing
    end function
 </script>


Visual Basic:


Private Sub fnShellHelpVB()
    Dim objShell As Shell

    Set objShell = New Shell
    objshell.Help

    Set objShell = Nothing
End Sub


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Shldisp.h

IDL

Shldisp.idl

DLL

Shell32.dll (version 4.71 or later)

 

 

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