Visual Basic Reference

ShowWhatsThis Method

See Also Example Applies To

Displays a selected topic in a Help file using the What's This popup provided by Help in 32-bit Windows operating systems.

Syntax

object.ShowWhatsThis

The object placeholder represents an object expression that evaluates to an object in the Applies To list.

Remarks

The ShowWhatsThis method is very useful for providing context-sensitive Help from a context menu in your application. The method displays the topic identified by the WhatsThisHelpID property of the object specified in the syntax.