Help Engines

BackSpin develops a number of different Help Engines (Help Runtimes).

A Help Engine displays a Help System and allows the end user to navigate and search the different topics.

AndroidHelp for Android devices

  • AndroidHelp - a free help runtime (engine) for Android devices.

iOSHELP for iPhone and iPad

Now available: iOSHELP - a runtime for embedding help in iPhone and iPad apps.

Read more about iOSHELP here

Windows 8, Windows Phone, Silverlight, WPF and more

  • MetroHelp for embedding help in Windows 8 Metro apps
  • PhoneHelp for embedding help in Windows Phone (WP7) apps
  • XamlHelp for embedding help in Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) apps
  • SilverlightHelp for embedding help in Silverlight apps

Web sites and Web Apps

  • jHelp for integrating Help in jQuery-based sites
  • jHelpCompressed for "single file WebHelp" deployment - no more hassle with hundreds of files
  • DojoHelp for integrating Help in jQuery-based sites