You can also navigate between topics by using hot spots and by using the History
button to revisit previously viewed topics. For example:
Jump to other topics. Click on hot spots in graphics and text that link to
other topics or to more information about the current topic. Hot spot text
appears as bold green text. Identify hot spots on graphics by moving the
pointer over the graphic. When you point to a hot spot, the pointer changes
to a hand.
Return to any previously viewed topic by choosing History from the
Topic menu. As you view topics, Information Assistant keeps a record of
where you have been. The History button displays a list of the topics you
have viewed, starting with the most recent. Select any topic from this list to
return to it.
Copying and Printing Information
You can copy topic text in Information Assistant for use in other applications,
such as word processors, by copying text onto the Windows Clipboard and pasting
the text into any Windows application.
To print topics in Information Assistant, use one of the print options on the File
drop-down menu. You can choose to print the current topic or all of the topics in a
After selecting the print option, the Windows Print dialog box appears. Print
options vary with the capabilities of your printer.
Installing HP Information Assistant Software
HP Information Assistant runs on a PC running Windows 3.1, Windows 95 and
98, or Windows NT. Install it from the HP NetServer Online Documentation
CD-ROM onto the system that will manage the HP NetServer or onto the HP
The installation program gives you the option of accessing the data files from a
hard disk or from the CD-ROM. The default is to access the data files from the
CD-ROM. You can copy the data files to your hard disk to improve access time,
but this could take up a significant amount of disk space.