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If you then insert this CD into your CD-Rom Windows should locate the 'dataspec.xml' file it requires and Help And Support should install as normal. 1/ Log on to your computer I've also seen a method for getting Help and Supprt from another computer on your network, if you have one. Start with the Find an Answer section, which summons help about these topics: Windows Basics: If you're new to computers and Windows, head here first. Scroll down to Help and Support.

It has never worked on this computer. Help and support doesn't work for a new user either. Click any subject to see subheadings, letting you branch off in the direction you're after. No part of this website should be reproduced or redistributed in any form without the author's written permission.

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However, you do need a retail copy of the Windows XP CD. Expand [+] the Services and Applications branch. To fix this problem, start the service named 'Help and Support'.

Double click that. For example, ensuring that your PC's security systems are turned on, diagnosing potential problems Vista's noticed with your PC, and making sure that your PC's stocked with the latest fixes from Mobelle27 Jan 2 '08 #12 reply P: 1 prabhatkk I did not have Help and Support installed in my Windows 2003 64 bit m/c and this piece of info helped me:- Winhelp Windows 10 Pull down to Manage.

How can I add Help & Support to that List? Winhlp32.exe For Windows 10 To fix this problem start the service named "help and support." I have tried cmd prompt and 'msconfig' I have double checked by going to control panel/administrative tools/services Help and Support Help and Support has not worked since the day I bought this machine some 3+ years ago. To do this, follow these steps: 1.

Download file and unzip the contents. Windows Help Program (winhlp32.exe) For Windows 10 Pull down to Manage. Beginning with Windows Vista, the Windows Help program (WinHlp32.exe) is no longer included with Windows. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

Winhlp32.exe For Windows 10

Incidently, that is the same screen as when you go to control panel/admin tools/services. directory To resolve the problem, Start the Help and Support Center service and set it to Automatic. Windows Help File Viewer May 29 '07 #8 reply Expert 5K+ P: 6,596 bartonc This posting seems much more direct to the point, and doesn't require installation disks! Winhelp Windows 7 To move back one page, click the little blue Back arrow in the upper-left corner.

Thank you so very much. Help and support is not listed as a part of that list. Related Technical Notes 2293 Troubleshooting Navigation Problems in Reflection and Databridge Documentation 2325 Windows Server 2008 and Attachmate Products 2461 Windows 7 and Attachmate Products Did this technical note answer your Expand [+] the Services and Applications branch. Kb917607 Windows 10

Microsoft Product Support Lifecycle See all assisted support options for Windows >Top Tasks Application Compatibility Desktop Virtualization End User Readiness Licensing and Volume Activation Networking Performance and Hardware Compatibility Security and Eric May 27, 2012 at 4:12 pm sir, I didn't find "Help and support" in my computer. Bruce Epper May 30, 2012 at 4:30 am Try the suggestions here The associated subsystem is the same in Vista and 7, so one of them should work for you. Source The fix is simple and straightforward, and requires no disks.

Close all applications that use HelpCtr Service. 2. Winhlp32.exe For X64-based Versions Of Windows 10 Haven't tried it. At a command prompt, type the following commands, and then press ENTER after each command: %windir%\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\HelpSvc.exe /regserver /svchost netsvcs /RAInstall %windir%\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\HSCUpd.exe -i %windir%\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\ "%windir%\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\HSCUpd.exe -i %windir%\pchealth\helpctr\binaries\ Link: Regards,

A way round the problem is to slipstream (See Question 83 How Do I Create A Slipstream CD Of Windows XP And Service Pack 2 (SP2)).

In the Startup type pulldown, set it to Automatic. Search all sources: Look up KB article: Search Events & Errors: Ask a Question in the TechNet ForumsVisit the Windows Vista IT Professional Forums to ask a question, or browse the Double click that. Hlp File Viewer Scroll down to Help and Support.

Thanks for any input. -Michael Right-click My Computer. Thanks for any input. -Michael Sep 20 '07 #11 reply P: 1 mobelle27 Right-click My Computer. The section's last option, Contact Microsoft Customer Support Online, takes you to Microsoft's Knowledge Base, a database of Windows problems written in technical language for Internet professionals. Thank you, zaxbowow, so much for your input on this discussion and for joining us here on

These commands solved the problem and re-installed. Table of Contents: Just as you'd expect, clicking here brings up a table of contents listing every subject. Generated Thu, 11 Aug 2016 04:31:03 GMT by s_rh7 (squid/3.5.20) {{offlineMessage}} Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone Software & Apps Office Windows Note: Alternatively, this functionality can be enabled by creating and importing a .reg file.