Paste the following script into Notepad and save the file as 'HtmlHelpFix.reg'. If it starts with two backslashes like this: \\epicserver\blah\, then you are using a networked drive. Try pasting a URL like this into Internet Explorer and you'll see the help topic pop up in your browser (along with a warning most likely). delphi networking chm helpfile share|improve this question edited Sep 23 '14 at 12:09 asked Sep 23 '14 at 11:50 user3591738 154 Adding your Delphi version to this question might navigate here
help me.. Jan Bucek January 05, 2010 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Rick, thanks for quick answer. When I try to open from some other USER login/PC.The screen throws me the below error./*****************************************************************/ Action canceled Internet Explorer was unable to link to the Web page you requested. The restriction of being able to view a HTML Help file is implemented via a zone-model. https://www.helpscribble.com/chmnetwork.html
more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Ltd. that works for me... ( file right-click, properties didn't show 'unblock' button. vipin January 27, 2010 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Thanks a lot Rick..It was very helpful...
What the people say about HelpScribble Download the free evaluation version Read more about HelpScribble's features and benefits Page URL: http://www.helpscribble.com/chmnetwork.html Page last updated: 05 September 2016 Site last updated: 26 I got so fed up with it that I wrote a utility to recursively unblock all files in a particular folder.http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cs/ntfsstreams.aspx Daniel Fernandes January 17, 2009 # re: Problems with opening If nothing works, try this. Urlallowlist share|improve this answer edited May 16 at 14:30 answered Jul 11 '12 at 18:07 Eric Leschinski 48.2k25222193 3 Solution #1 worked for my XP SP3. –Fredrick Gauss Feb 16 '13
I finally decided to look for a fix and found this, and it worked. Right-click the file, go to properties, and unblock it. –Jerry Dodge Sep 23 '14 at 12:11 2 This is a "security" feature. Note: Help Explorer is shareware. https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/neerajag/2006/04/26/ever-wondered-why-your-chm-files-does-not-work/ Alternatively, right-click on the file you want to open, click Properties, and then click Unblock. --- Reply Baruch says: May 6, 2008 at 4:03 pm I don't believe it but I
Siva September 23, 2012 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Great!!! Unblock Chm Add the following value to the registry and the problem should be solved: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\HTMLHelp\1.x\ItssRestrictions] "MaxAllowedZone"=dword:00000001 More info here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/896054 share|improve this answer answered Apr 20 '13 at 2:11 GetFree 14.7k134671 add Does the help window open but with no content, or does nothing happen at all? I would have never figured out on my own. –NilsB Sep 7 '14 at 9:10 This should be the accepted answer. –BlueTrin Oct 14 '14 at 9:59 | show
Alternatively, right click on the file you want to open, click Properties and then click Unblock. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count). Chm File Not Displaying Content Windows 7 more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Itssrestrictions If you have the same problem as me there is one simple solution: use a different chm-viewer.
Here's a link, hope it helps.http://infotechadmin.blogspot.com/2008/12/chm-html-help-file-issues.html Injian March 13, 2009 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Thanks a bunch for this post!I deleted so many http://haiteq.com/chm-file/chm-file-not-working-network.php Quine Anagrams! (Cops' Thread) Pick Randomly Between -1 or 1 Would the members of an online imageboard (or any community) be able to build a post-apocalytic society upon their reputation? until the cows come home :) Or use Help Explorer by KAMA Software. This should do the trick. 2. Maxallowedzone
Source: KB 896054, which has a handy table of which MaxAllowedZone settings enable which zones (higher numbers are more permissive). LadyE February 22, 2009 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Well, it is indeed a security feature and Microsoft gives a solution in http://support.microsoft.com/kb/896054This definitely The .CHM file for AvalonEdit failed in exactly this way, and your wonderful article fixed the problem immediately. his comment is here For more info: http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/fix-cannot-view-chm-files-network-xp-2003-vista/ Windows 8 or 10? --> Upgrade to Windows XP.
However, there are no restrictions, none whatsoever, which is fine because KAMA Software seems to have disappeared from the face of the earth, so licensing the software is rather difficult. Maxallowedzone Windows 7 Make them aware of the issues involving the security update 896358 2. At the bottom of the General tab is Attributes and is the last thing on that window.
Reply Pradeep says: October 19, 2014 at 7:28 am Thanks a lot…..it worked Reply Jeff says: April 8, 2015 at 2:18 am Ran into this irritating issue…thanks for the registry tip, I'd start to type and not see anything, and think that maybe it was typing in information into the text box that wasn't shown (as it's text can be scrolled out The format is not a problem - it's Microsoft's unwillingness to update or fix it for the last 10 years. Hhrestrictions Reply nyrud1 says: April 19, 2010 at 7:14 pm This is the bizzarrest thing I've heard in ages.
superuser.com/questions/75571/… –MartynA Sep 23 '14 at 12:14 1 What exactly is meant by "fails to open"? i removed the # from my file name and path and now i am able to view it. I don't want to do research (First year tenure-track faculty) Build me a brick wall! weblink I had this problem several months ago and I would hit the unblock button and press ok and the file was still blocked.