Configure Web-based help
You might need to set up or change how you access help content.
- Accessing Web-based help
Help for your product is available on a product information center on the Internet. You can view this help from within the product.
- Downloading help content from the Local Help System Updater site
This file explains how to download help content from the Local Help System Updater site. Most help content is not installed when you install your product. To access all help content locally, you need download it from the IBM Local Help System Updater Web site.
- Delivering help content from an intranet server
You can set up an intranet server behind a firewall to provide help content to users. In this way, users do not have to download and save help content to their computers. Depending on your security requirements and organizational needs, you can provide help content to users from an intranet server. This arrangement frees up disk space on users' computers, because one copy of the help content is stored on a server. You can also make sure that all users have the latest help content from IBM with a single update to the intranet server.
- Change the way you access help content
You can change the way that you obtain help content.
- Update help content
You can use the Local Help System updater to update local help content without restarting your product. If an Internet connection is available, the local help content is automatically updated each time your start your product.
- Removing help content
Use the Local Help System Updater to remove installed help content.