Project Description

Code examples that demonstrate how to use the Help Viewer 2.0 API (the Help Runtime used by both Visual Studio 11 help and Windows 8 help). Code is C# and currently set to use the VS 11 help runtime DLL, however you can just as easily point the project references to the Windows 8 help runtime DLL (uses identical code).

Detailed code documentation is here:
Download is also available from VS Gallery (to help people find it):
Feel free to report code bugs & contribute to the project. Someone may be interested in developing the Help Viewer example so we have a free community alternative viewer (like H3Viewer.exe, the VS 10 help viewer by

Last edited Apr 16, 2012 at 7:19 AM by paorear, version 7