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Created: giridharn (20 May 2007)
Last edited: hamishwillee (30 May 2013)

Step-1: From SDK Help browse to Developer Library » Tools and Utilities » Context-sensitive help guide

step-2:Using this guide create your application related .hlp and .hlp.hrh file

step-3: place this .hlp file c:\system\help folder.

step-3: In your appUi class declared the function

CArrayFix<TCoeHelpContext>* HelpContextL() const

step-4: In your HandleCommandL() method under help menuitem use this code.

CArrayFix<TCoeHelpContext>* buf = CCoeAppUi::AppHelpContextL();		
HlpLauncher::LaunchHelpApplicationL(iEikonEnv->WsSession(), buf);

step-5: code for HelpContextL() method

CArrayFix<TCoeHelpContext>* CMYAPPUI::HelpContextL() const
TUid KUidHelpExampleApp; // this is the uid of your .hlp file.
CArrayFixFlat<TCoeHelpContext>* array =
return array;
//KContext1 is the help context,you get this value from your .hlp.hrh

step-5: include it in your .pkg file

"app.hlp: -"!:\resource\help\app.hlp"
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