The Commerce Server Help system uses HTML to format and display information. Commerce Server uses Microsoft Document Explorer to access and display both local and online Help. I have ran the clean up tool to remove the previous beta version of VS So please don't suggest that. I still receive errors while trying to install Visual Studio Final version. This is the error log file: [11/02/05,] Microsoft Document Explorer  Error code for this component means. 20 Jan I have heard from several customers who have run into problems installing Visual Studio because the component named Microsoft Document Explorer fails to install and Visual Studio setup quits when that happens. I wanted to give a bit more information about what this component is and where.
14 Jun But Document Explorer is no longer included in Visual Studio (complaints, Microsoft's story). So where can I get After some hunting around, I found that Commerce Server offers a “prerequisite cabinet (CAB) file” that includes Document Explorer (). I downloaded one 34MB cab file. "Document Explorer is a redistributable package that delivers the version of This is the help viewer that is used by Visual Studio , and by other products such as the Windows SDK. In previous versions of Visual Studio, was installed as a part of the main Visual Studio MSI or as a part. Summary. Depending on your version of Visual Studio ( or ), there are some common issues that arise when using the Microsoft Document Explorer. This topic discusses how to fix those issues. In this topic. F1 help doen't navigate to the correct ArcObjects page when working in ; Nothing happens when .
HOWEVER, when I attempt to access any of the functions under the Help menu, I get the following message: "External Help is not available because Microsoft Document Explorer is not installed. To view Help, change your Help preferences to use the Integrated Help Viewer or install Microsoft Document. Program executable: Name: Microsoft® Visual Studio® Microsoft Document Explorer. Path: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Help 8\ MD5: ee6d1e8f7dad9abfad It's the help viewer used with Visual Studio share|improve this answer. answered Nov 11 '10 at Jerry Coffin. k 2. can you drop some link from msdn?? – r.r Nov 11 '10 at add a comment |. up vote 12 down vote. it helps you to view msdn library, visual studio documentation,.net framework.