BUILT-IN MATHEMATICA SYMBOL

AddOnHelpPath

This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Mathematica system, and is subject to change.

AddOnHelpPath
is a global option that specifies which directories are searched for additional help files used within the help system.

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  • These help files are used for add-ons contained within subdirectories of $UserBaseDirectory and $BaseDirectory.
  • The directories to be searched are specified using the function. Typical directories included in AddOnHelpPath are FrontEnd`FileName[{$UserBaseDirectory, "Autoload"}] and FrontEnd`FileName[{$BaseDirectory, "Applications"}].
  • Help notebooks should be in a subdirectory called Documentation/language, where language is determined by the value of the global variable $Language. It can be any language recognized by the system, such as English, French, or German.
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