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context sensitve help


Posted by Lou on September 24, 2001 5:52 AM

We have developed a rather intricate spreadsheet model
and now need to add context sensitive help. Ideally, if
within a cell, the person hits, F1 for help, or simply
on mouseover, some help is displayed is what we are looling
for.

How would I accomplish this task. Any and all help greatly
appreciated.

Thanks


Posted by Ronnie on September 24, 2001 6:23 AM


You could add a comment to the cell (Insert>Comment)

Posted by Lou on September 24, 2001 6:42 AM

Ronnie;

Thanks for the response. I have thought of that and
the biggest problem is that the user could either
change or delete the comment, thus rendering it
useless. Plus, I need it to carry over to different
and separate instances of the model.

Thanks though I do appreciate the time.