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Code:
:: MAN.BTM
::
:: Joe Caverly, 2011
::
:: Written using;
::   TCC  13.01.31   Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
::   TCC Build 31   Windows XP Build 2600  Service Pack 3
::
:: "The quick help has never had (and will never have) all the options in all
::   the commands. The only guaranteed, authoritative help is the html help."
::
:: From http://jpsoft.com/forums/support/3375-osd-error.html
::
:: Keeping this in mind, I have created a batch script called MAN.BTM, which
::  displays the Manual Page for a TCC command, variable, or function.
::
:: Since web help is now available, I can use the Links Text Browser to view
::  the Web Help Page for a command, variable, or function from TCC.
:: (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Links_(web_browser)
::
:: Example usage to find help for a command;
::
:: man osd
::
:: Example usage to find help for a variable;
::
:: man _consoleb
::
:: Example usage to find help for a function;
::
:: man f_consoleb
::
:: To exit from the Manual Page, I just press q and then y
::
::
@echo off
setlocal
:: Save the current buffer handle
set bookmark=%@consoleb[-1]
::
:: Create a new console screen buffer
echo %@consoleb[0] > nul
set ncsb=%_consoleb
::
:: Manual Page
c:\utils\links-0.98.exe "http://jpsoft.com/help/%1.htm"
::
:: Switch back to saved screen buffer
echo %@consoleb[%bookmark] > nul
::
:: Close the screen buffer used for man
echo %@fileclose[%ncsb] > nul
endlocal