Important: The information in this document is obsolete and should not be used for new development.
Getting the Message of a Help BalloonUsing the
HMGetIndHelpMsgfunctions, you can extract information from existing help resources.
You can use
HMExtractHelpMsgto extract the help messages specified in existing help resources. You might find this useful if you have duplicate commands and you want to store help messages in only one resource. For example, if you have a dialog box that replicates portions of a pull-down menu, you could specify help messages in the
'hmnu'resource for the pull-down menu, and use
HMExtractHelpMsgto extract those help messages to use with the related items in the dialog box's