Declaring a context id
The setHelp method in
is used to associate a context id with a
MenuItem. The context id should be fully
qualified with the plug-in id. For example, the following snippet associates
the id "com.example.helpexample.panic_button" with a button in the
The following UI controls cannot have context ids (and therefore cannot have
- Toolbar buttons (ToolItem)
Widgets that do not get focus should not be assigned context ids, since they
will never trigger a context-sensitive help.
Note: The default implementation of help will display the help dialog tray only if
the dialog is either large enough to accomodate it, or is resizable. Otherwise,
an infopop will be shown.