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HelpContextID Property

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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The HelpContextID property associates a specific topic in a custom Microsoft Windows Help file with a specific control. Syntaxobject. HelpContextID [= Long ] The HelpContextID property syntax has these parts:

objectRequired. A valid object.
LongOptional. A positive integer specifies the context ID of a topic in the Help file associated with the object. Zero indicates no Help topic is associated with the object (default). Must be a valid context ID in the specified Help file.

Remarks The topic identified by the HelpContextID property is available to users when a form is running. To display the topic, the user must either select the control or setfocus to the control, and then press F1. The HelpContextID property refers to a topic in a custom Help file you have created to describe your form or application. In Visual Basic, the custom Help file is a property of theproject.

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