It is Microsoft that got me into this mess! All rights reserved. NoteThis problem is not specific to Help Producer. Thanks a million! http://haiteq.com/chm-file/chm-file-not-working-network.php
But moving it to a UNC share using a server name rather than an IP address still had the problem. (on XP). The page might be temporarily unavailable. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------Please try the following:Click the Refresh button, or try again later.If you have visited this page previously and you want to view what has been Also what error do you get when you open your chm file? Solved the problem for me! https://www.helpscribble.com/chmnetwork.html
Generated Sun, 13 Nov 2016 05:01:54 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) CHM help files on network shares do not display correctly Symptoms Microsoft HTML Help files may not display correctly if the current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. That was very useful.Thank you so much for posting this - very useful piece of information.
The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. I know about the .reg solution described on KB896054 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\HTMLHelp\1.x\ItssRestrictions] "MaxAllowedZone"=dword:00000001 but it does not work in Windows 7. I removed ‘#' ,and now i can view .chm files. Urlallowlist In the Value data box, type 1, and then click OK. 7.
It will affect all Microsoft HTML Help 1.0 files, regardless of the help authoring tool being used. Viewing Chm Files Across The Network I have used the HTML Help Workshop for a couple of years and could not see what was wrong. I have full permissions to the file where it is stored. Uncheck "Always ask after opening this file".
This ability is not even extended to HTML pages. Unblock Chm How do I make an alien technology feel alien? That way if one has accidentally gone back, they can easily go forward again w/out needing to resent input and they'll be returned to their original page with the text intact! Besides, I don't want to have people phoning me for the next six years saying "When I click on Help in the menu bar it won't let me see anything!" Reply
Good Luck. check over here Browse other questions tagged windows-7 networking chm or ask your own question. 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 I also tried alternative software to try to open my chm but that fails as well with the "Automation server can't create object" .... "mk:@MSITStore:biguide.chm::/guide.js" Rick Strahl February 22, 2012 # Maxallowedzone
THIS is what I call a security loophole, apparently, now your security pool has changed to that of ZIP file ! Maxallowedzone Windows 7 As a tip I would recommend you try the python sphinx documentor. That's the problem.
share|improve this answer answered Mar 25 '10 at 21:49 Brighid McDonnell 20939 add a comment| up vote 4 down vote I have encountered the very same problem. The restriction of being able to view a HTML Help file is implemented via a zone-model. In the Value data box, type 1, and then click OK. Hhrestrictions Ask !
Can a giant spoon be utilised as a weapon Why Would the President-elect have a Transition Visit before December 19? Join Now I have a new Management Information System installed on a Domain Server (W2k3) accessed by WinXP clients. Reply Pete Maher says: November 27, 2008 at 9:46 am ….and watch out for dots in folder names too. http://haiteq.com/chm-file/chm-not-working-network-share.php The latter is preferred to minimize the attack profile of a computer.
I wrote a short post about it - linked with name, above.cheers Bjorn March 29, 2009 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet Hi, Just wanted I changed the path name and voila! 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. Make them aware of the issues involving the security update 896358 2.
Log in as an Administrator. Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. How does Gandalf end up on the roof of Isengard? The above security warning pop up because Windows can't validate the source of the CHM file.
Cause A Microsoft security updates introduced in June 2005 includes changes to the Microsoft HTML Help viewer, which prevent CHM help files from being displayed correctly unless the CHM help file One more reason provided for unable to open chm files [courtesy colin.cole] Any chm file that is in a folder named *.col* will not open. Reply metrophage says: August 10, 2010 at 8:43 am Nice. Unfortunately, unlike Internet Explorer where you have the option of clicking a security toolbar, the CHM viewer simply refuses to load the page and you get an error page as shown
If you look at the URL of a help topic you see something like this: mk:@MSITStore:C:\wwapps\wwIPStuff\wwipstuff.chm::/indexpage.htm which points at a special Microsoft Url Moniker that in turn points the CHM everything works! until the cows come home :) Or use Help Explorer by KAMA Software. I could be completly wrong!! 0 Jalapeno OP GrumpyNoMore Mar 1, 2010 at 10:39 UTC Nope, I added //servername to the Trusted Sites list in Internet Options, but
This is happening not only with the XYplorer help, but with any help not being positioned on your local drive. Jud September 15, 2010 # re: Problems with opening CHM Help files from Network or Internet I am unable to open the chm file with bookshelflt in my iphone 4.