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RoboHELP 2.0 screenshot

Screenshot of RoboHELP 2.0

RoboHELP 2.0 was the 2nd major version of the RoboHelp authoring tool, released in September 1993 by Blue Sky Software.[1]

FeaturesEdit

RoboHelp 2 was advertised with over 100 new features, including support for the Windows 3.1 Help Engine and an Error Wizard to detect bugs before compiling.[1][2]

Version historyEdit

RoboHELP 2.6 screenshot

Screenshot of RoboHELP 2.6.1

  • RoboHELP 2.5 was an upgrade released in early 1994 that supported Microsoft Word 6 and Word for Windows 2.0. It added the ability to insert bitmap graphics with hotspots into help windows.[3]
  • RoboHELP 2.6.1 was released in May 1994 and included a Help Compiler, so that a separate development environment was no longer needed.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 New Products, ComputerWorld p.106. 1993-08-23.
  2. Blue Sky sharpens Windows tools by Melinda-Carol Ballou, ComputerWorld p.65. 1993-05-31.
  3. Code generator aids multivendor shops by Melinda-Carol Ballou, ComputerWorld p.68. 1994-02-21.
  4. RoboHelp is definitely worth the price by Paul Speranza, InfoWorld p.101. 1994-05-16.

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