[sword-devel] Windows testers feedback needed

Troy A. Griffitts sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sun, 16 Apr 2000 21:24:50 -0700

	I think if we nail down what needs to be updated, I can have our help
expert automatically upgrade HHCTRL.OCX or whatever.  Is the same ocx
used for 95, 98, nt4, and 2000?

	o Jerry, can you find the latest file[s] that need to be updated on a
system to run the chm help file and place it/them on the site and post a
message with links and detail exact instructions on where to copy the

	o Jody, is this easy to do with installshield?

	o Brook and others, could you verify that the procedure does indeed fix
your problems?

	o Dan, maybe you could post the detailed steps you took to solve the
problem on NT4SP5

Thanks everyone for all your contributions!  What a blessing! :)


> >Regarding SWORD.CHM:  Using WinNT SP 4.51 and netscape, file opens up in
> >browser as gibberish.  Downloaded file and ran it, I got an OCX error.
> >Downloaded more recent HHCTRL.OCX and copied into system directory, worked
> >fine.
> >
> >Ran SWORD.CHM in Win95b worked instantly.
> >
> >Have the same problems with book of Esther.
> >
> >Dan Bertles
> Thanks for the info, Dan. It was good to hear that reinstalling hhctrl.ocx
> can make it work. The bad news is that from the reports we are getting it
> looks like MS has left the html help system very vulnerable to corruption.
> I am beginning to think that html help could be a support nightmare.
> Jerry