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 and above,
Windows 95 or Windows NT. Install it from the HP NetServer Online
Documentation CD-ROM onto the client system that will manage the NetServer.
The installation program gives you the option of accessing the data files from your
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.
Installing from the CD-ROM
To install Information Assistant onto a Windows PC from the HP NetServer
Online Documentation CD-ROM, perform these steps:
1. Turn on your computer and CD-ROM drive.
2. Run Windows and display the Program Manager.
3. Insert the HP NetServer Online Documentation CD-ROM into the
4. From Program Manager, select the File menu and choose Run.
5. At the command prompt, type the following:
where drive is the letter of the CD-ROM drive.
6. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen.
In Program Manager, the Setup utility creates a new program group called
NetServer Information Assistant, with an icon for running the application.