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HelpViewerDisplayHelpTopic Method

Method for opening Tekla Structures help viewer with given help topic. Method requires Tekla Structures to be running.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Dialog
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Dialog (in Tekla.Structures.Dialog.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
public static bool DisplayHelpTopic(
	string helpTopic


Type: SystemString
Help topic (e.g. Help file name without extension).

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True if success, otherwise false.
Exception Condition
InvalidOperationException Thrown when connection to Tekla Structures failed.
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