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BUG: HTML Help: HH_DISPLAY_SEARCH API Command Does Not Perform a Search
Article ID: 241381 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q241381
According to the HTML Help Workshop online documentation, the HH_DISPLAY_SEARCH API command displays the Search tab in the navigation pane of the HTML Help Viewer. If the HH_FTS_QUERY structure member, fExecute, is "TRUE", a search is performed for the term that is specified in the pszSearchQuery parameter. In reality, the structure members are ignored and the search is not performed.
It is not possible to start a full-text search from the HTML Help API.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
You can use the HH_DISPLAY_SEARCH command in the following example to display the search tab; however a search is not performed:
Article ID: 241381 - Last Review: January 20, 2002 - Revision: 1.0