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James Turner
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Hi Guys,

I have a small question about the user help. Has anyone provided user help for the Server as well as the Client?

I have a help system for the client, but I have not included any help on the server. Is this needed? My server has a simple GUI with a start/stop and exit buttons, do you think I should provide a help window for this?

Thank you for any help.

Regards,
James.
 
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Hi James,

I did include help files for both client and server.

You might want a minimal help file for the server just so the (really really dumb) end user knows how they can choose the database file (you are meeting this requirement aren't you?).

Regards, Andrew
 
Bodenstab Oliver
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Hallo,

i think the same.
But should both user helps are in the same html file or in seperate files?

What do you think?

Oliver
 
Frans Janssen
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Hi,

I also included help for both client and server. It was not much work anyway to add server-side help; I could reuse all functionality from the client UI classes.

Frans.
 
Bodenstab Oliver
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Hi Frans,

do you use 1 or 2 files for help?

Oliver
 
Frans Janssen
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Originally posted by Bodenstab Oliver:
do you use 1 or 2 files for help?

I used two files. The one for the server was very short.

Frans.
 
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