Reviewed by Gabriel Cojocaru on 17 Jan 2014 - Version tested: 5.0

"Powerful yet Easy-to-Use Help Authoring Tool"

You can use HelpSmith to create easy to use CHM help files for your projects. Included in this program are: a spell checker, to make sure your help files are grammatically correct; a document processing module with support for Unicode characters; support for image and video files.

Here’s why you’ll love working with HelpSmith:

  • You can save your documents as CHM files, Microsoft Word, PDF or HTML if you want publish your work online
  • Use already defined templates to speed up the editing
  • A media repository that manages all media files (video, images)
  • Simple WYSIWYG editor
  • Use Conditional Compilation to generate different documents from the same source
  • Make use of the variables offered to dynamically insert dates, text or any other values into the final document
  • Support for different media types: JPG, PNG, BMP, ICO, AVI, MPG, SWF, MOV, WMV
  • Integrate any HTML code in your project
  • Create multiple versions in different languages (Unicode support)
  • Speed up your work, especially if you’re dealing with a large amount of data
  • Integration with Visual Basic, C#, VB.NET, Delphi
  • Support for command line

Download HelpSmith if you want to generate help files.

Requirements: PC with Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP. 1 GHz processor, 512MB RAM. 150MB free disk space.

What's new in this version: Now you can add navigation links to your help system that are used to toggle between help topics. A Web Help system can now be integrated into a web page by using iframe. Other improvements and minor bug fixes.

  • Updated

    9 Mar 2017
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