Please Note: The answers to many problems and questions, especially if you are new to Sandcastle and the Help File Builder, can be found in the Getting Started and FAQ help topics in the help file that comes with the Help File Builder.

Sandcastle Help File Builder and Tools v2014.12.20.0 Now Available for Download

first post: EWoodruff wrote: The latest release of the Sandcastle Help File Builder and Tools is...

Old friend BE0071, but everything seems to be there.

first post: tubwreck wrote: I have just installed SHFB on a new Windows 8.1 PC, but when I try ...

latest post: tubwreck wrote: Thanks!

Show the final build output in the SHFB previewer

first post: Pikki wrote: Hello, would it be possible to show the build output of a documenta...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: No, the preview window is intended to give a quick way of seeing th...

Strange script error: AddLanguageSpecificTextSet is null

first post: andis59 wrote: I have just made some changes in an old project (VS2010) and rebuil...

latest post: andis59 wrote: Me too... One thing that is really strange is if I create a small ...

Maintaining conceptual content links

first post: kfertitta wrote: Most of the content in our help files is manually authored conceptu...

latest post: kfertitta wrote: Sounds great. Will look forward to seeing that.

answered by: EWoodruff wrote: Just a quick update. I was able to implement info tool tips and "g...

TOC contains only one namespace

first post: CocaCola2 wrote: Hello, I am using the VS2013 display option and when I build the do...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: This issue is fixed in the latest release. Eric

answered by: CocaCola2 wrote: Hello, I am using the VS2013 display option and when I build the do...

Unable to build sandcastle help file when using SET SHFBROOT

first post: DondeeTan wrote: I'm building our CHM file as a post-build event. The syntax is as f...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: If you're splitting up the Sandcastle binaries from their supportin...

XAML usage information not visible

first post: AGrucza wrote: XAML usage information is not appearing in my help file built by SH...

latest post: AGrucza wrote: Many thanks for investigating, Eric. I will be keenly awaiting the ...

Links to non-GUID id pages and relatedTopics

first post: JamesNK wrote: I am using non-GUID topic IDs to provide friendly URLs. I can link ...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There's probably a ID check in the relatedTopics transform to see i...

Customizing the presentantion style templates

first post: JamesNK wrote: I want to customize the VS2013 template to add some additional HTML...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: You can create a presentation style component and copy in the exist...