Custom Help Toolkit

Microsoft has published a GitHub repository (repo) that includes scripts and tools that can help you prepare context-sensitive Help for customized finance and operations solutions. This context-sensitive Help can be accessed from the in-product Help pane.

Tools in the toolkit


The HTMLFromRepoGenerator tool is being deprecated. To generate HTML files from Markdown, use another tool, such as DocFX.

The language-specific repositories are also being deprecated, and will no longer be available from the end of the 2022 calendar year.

The Custom Help Toolkit is available at The repo contains the following tools and the source code for those tools:


The first version of the toolkit is available as a release in the GitHub repo.

See also

Custom Help overview
Deploy custom Help to Azure
Connect a custom Help website to the Help pane
Language and locale descriptors in the product and in Help
Convert Dynamics AX custom Help for use in Dynamics 365