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How does one create context-sensitive custom help files?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
We are an ISV and would like to know how to add a feature to our solution that uses the existing help functionality to display help based on the user type and context of that user type in the system.  I have been searching to no avail, if there is a How-To article somewhere I'd love a link! Thanks, -Torrance R. MillerIntegrating the future into today

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