HELP/MAN User Commands
help - Help System
help [OPTIONS] [TOPIC]
The Help System is designed to make information more readily available
to users during Command Line Console sessions. The HELP command issued
without parameters lists the available commands. Help information for any
of the available commands can then be displays using the name as the
Additional HELP Topics are available for Registry keys and reference
When a topic is not found HELP displays search results displaying
topics which contain the TOPIC keyword. By default only a limited
number of matches are displayed. This option skips the search for
a specific TOPIC, performs the content search, and shows ALL results.
Results are listing in order of decreasing relevance.
Generates an index including all of the available HELP topics. If a
valid CATEGORY is specified the list is limited to a related subset.
List all available categories. Most HELP topics belong to at least one
This option pages the Help response 24 lines at a time. The user
can page through the information using any keyboard keystroke. This
eliminates the need to scroll back for reading. A Ctrl-C disables
the paging for the balance of the text.
Displays the brief legacy Help text as is available for commands.
The Topic may contain '*' and '?' wildcards but only matches legacy Help
text in that case. The command HELP * then can generate a quick reference
HELP Topics: SUPPORT