Adding component help to Delphi
Despite what it says in Delphi’s documentation, to add component help simply follow these instructions.
1: Add the component help file to the registry Add the help file’s location to
C:Program FilesBorlandDelphi4HelpMyHelp.hlp to the registry insert a value named MyHelp.hlp,
with the above path as the value.
2: Enable Delphi to display the component’s help keywords in the index
Open C:Program FilesBorlandDelphi4Helpdelphi4.cnt and add the following entry to the end of the file’s index section: :
Index My Help Title=MyHelp.hlp
3: Add link support to Delphi’s Help system Open C:Program FilesBorlandDelphi4Helpdelphi4.cfg
Add the following line to the end of the file: :
Then add :
Include Delphi4.cfg to your contents file (MyHelp.cnt).