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Show context–sensitive help debug information

  1. Start the Service Manager client.
  2. Log on or close the Connections dialog box.
  3. Click Window > Preferences.

    The Preferences dialog box opens.

  4. Click Service Manager > Appearance.

    The Appearance dialog box opens.

  5. Select Show context–sensitive help debug information.
  6. Click Apply.
  7. Click OK.

Exit the Service Manager client, and then restart it.

Service Manager now displays the file (table), form, and field information when you press Ctrl+H for a field.

  • You can use such field help information to add or edit field help records or identify field names to be used in stored queries.
  • The Web client uses the "viewcontexthelp=true" URL parameter to display field help information.

Related concepts

Creating field help
Preparing to create field help
Field help editor
How does Service Manager determine which help record to display?
Stored queries

Related tasks

Activate the command line
Set up the columns displaying the help record list
Turn on the Administration perspective
Add a stored query
Update a stored query