Topic "bug: broken links to Section 8.2 topic in PuTTY User Manual"

Author Message


Hi, I just downloaded WinSCP Installation package to install WinSCP 4.2.9.

In the windows help system, all links to "Section 8.2: Using PuTTYgen, the PuTTY key generator" fail. There was one somewhere in the WinSCP help, and obviously the PuTTY User Manual's table of contents has a bunch. Clicking them pops up the alert
The topic does not exist. Contact your application vendor for an updated Help file.(129)

However, if I click the >> arrows to advance through the manual, I arrive at a page titled "Section 8.2: Using PuTTYgen, the PuTTY key generator" and its subpages. But clicking the _U_p button on a subpage like 8.2.1 shows the error. Hmm.

putty.hlp, size: 652,094 bytes, modified: Sunday, ‎July ‎04, ‎2010, ‏‎12:30:48 AM

Thanks for writing this software, I'll go find my PayPal dongle Wink
[View user's profile]
Site Admin
Joined: 2002-12-10
Posts: 24755
Location: Prague, Czechia
I do not think, I'm distributing putty.hlp with WinSCP. But I do distribute helps files fir puttygen and plink. Maybe you have a difference version of the PuTTY than WinSCP uses.

You can post new topics in this forum

Search Site

What is WinSCP?

It is award-winning SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client integrated into one software program for file transfer to FTP server or secure SFTP server. [More]

And it's free!


About donations

$9   $19   $49   $99

About donations


WinSCP Privacy Policy

WinSCP License