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Re: creating help topic

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  • Subject: [mg50701] Re: [mg50629] creating help topic
  • From: DrBob <drbob at>
  • Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2004 01:16:41 -0400 (EDT)
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I'll refer you to my website:

HOWEVER: if I use a keyword that has its own article in the built-in Help, F1 doesn't lead to both help articles as it should. It did in version 5.0.0 (I'm pretty sure), but it definitely doesn't in 5.0.1.


On Wed, 15 Sep 2004 01:49:21 -0400 (EDT), Wishmaster7 <darkness_wizard at> wrote:

> hi all.
> I created some Mathematica functions, and I would like to create a
> menu of assistance so that my functions are recognized by F1.
> I did an AddOn documentation for my function, so I can find them in
> the help "Add-ons & links" menu. The file is in the
> <path>\Mathematica\AddOns directory. Do I have my functions to be in
> the "Master Index" menu? I just want to create an help file, so when I
> make code I can press F1 and have help about the functions I created.
> Where should I integrate this help file?
> A second question. In this notebook, there are some hyperlinks which
> simplify reading the document. But I'd like to create other hyperlink
> which work in the help, hyperlinks which lead to another cell tag,
> that means to another page when I navigate in the help. Typically, the
> first cell tag is the alphabetical index, and for each function
> displayed in this page, there is another page, in the notebook
> starting at a new cell tag. And on the index I'd like to create
> hyperlinks which lead to these other cell tags.
> thanks to everyone who can help me.
> Wishmaster7

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