Improved Help Implementation Options

The table below outlines Improved Help implementation options by Salesforce User Interface…

 

OptionPlaceResult
'Show Improved Help' custom button or linkClassicRegular, in-page 'Help Me' Custom Button or Link to reveal embedded Improved Help
Override 'Detail View' page with simple Visualforce page'Classic' via VisualforceRetain a 'Classic' page look with embedded Improved Help visible on page load, for view and inline edit modes.
Improved Console HelpConsoleConsole menu button to 'Show Improved Help'
Helped Visualforce PagesVisualforceEmbedded user and context-specific help and training content, with optional developer-controlled display options
Dynamic Help PanelClassic & VisualforceEmbedded Dynamic Help Panel providing page-specific, user and context-sensitive help & training content, plus quick access menu to Improved Help features
Sidebar Help Launcher & pop-out Dynamic Help PanelClassic & Visualforce (with sidebar)Sidebar 'Button' to open a pop-out 'floating' version of the Embedded Dynamic Help Panel for use as a constant reference, with optional synchronisation
Sidebar Link - Existing Classic & VisualforceUser clicks to show Help (will be superseded by Sidebar Help Launcher)
Browser plugin - ChromeClassic & Non-Salesforce pagesEmbedded, User and context-sensitive Help and training content - in any web page
Browser plugin - FirefoxClassic & Non-Salesforce pagesEmbedded, User and context-sensitive Help and training content - in any web page
Browser Plugin - IE*Classic & Non-Salesforce pagesEmbedded, User and context-sensitive Help and training content - in any web page

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