The script editor provides a way to use a programming language, based on the Pascal syntax, to automate HelpNDoc. Almost everything in HelpNDoc can be automated, from project creation to library management. See methods available in the HelpNDoc API.


When bookmarks are enabled, use the CTRL + SHIFT + 1 to 9 keyboard shortcuts to place bookmarks within the code. Bookmarks can then be reached using the CTRL + 1 to 9 keyboard shortcuts.


The following topic explains the script modifications needed to migrate to newer versions of HelpNDoc: Migrating scripts and templates

See the How to use the script editor step-by-step guide.