Re: QuickBasic

 BBS: Inland Empire Archive
Date: 10-21-92 (10:53)             Number: 304
From: TONY ELLIOTT                 Refer#: NONE
  To: DANNY DAVIS                   Recvd: NO  
Subj: Re: QuickBasic                 Conf: (2) Quik_Bas
 DD> Does anyone know of a way to open the HLP files for QB45 and print
 DD> them or write it to a text file even.

Using the HELPMAKE utility included with many MS language products, you
can decode a .HLP file:

    HELPMAKE /DU BC.HLP > Output.Txt
              |    |    |     |--------Output file name
              |    |    |--------------DOS "Redirect Output" symbol
              |    |-------------------Help file to decompile
              |------------------------Decompile/Remove links (binary info)


... (hic) BWave 2.10 (hic) BWave 2.10 * My computer is drunk ...
--- Blue Wave/Max v2.10 [NR]
 * Origin: Oakland BBS - McDonough, GA - (404) 954-0071 (1:133/706.0)
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