Missing Static Analysis Problem Type Reference Documentation from Microsoft Visual Studio* Help

The Static Analysis Problem Type Reference documentation is available through the Intel® Inspector XE Explain Problem feature. However, known issues prevent the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference from loading into the Microsoft Visual Studio* help system. Known affected configurations are:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2008* either English or Japanese 
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010* or 2012* Japanese

This article is designed to assist you in manually installing and integrating this documentation into Visual Studio*.

The following items are needed to install the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference and integrate it into the Microsoft Visual Studio* help system:

  • These instructions
  • One of the zip files attached to this article containing these files: H2Reg_cmd_c.ini, H2Reg_cmd_f.ini
  • .zip file extraction utility

Instructions for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008* (English or Japanese)

Follow these instructions to integrate the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference into the Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 help system.

  1. Select the appropriate *.ini file or files as indicated below:
    • If you have the C compiler installed, use H2Reg_cmd_c.ini
    • If you have the Fortran compiler installed, use H2Reg_cmd_f.ini


    and copy the file or files into the directory under the Intel compiler installation directory on your system, writing over the currently installed versions of these files.

    For the English-language version, the default install directory path is:

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\vshelp\1033\intel.ssadiag\
    (on some systems, this is C:\Program Files\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\vshelp\1033\intel.ssadiag\)

    For the Japanese-language version, the default install directory path is:

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\vshelp\1041\intel.ssadiag\
    (on some systems, this is C:\Program Files\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\vshelp\1041\intel.ssadiag\ )

  2. Open a command window as an administrator, and navigate to the \Help directory under the Intel compiler installation directory on your system.

    The default path is:

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Help
    (or C:\Program Files\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Help)

  3. Depending on which *.ini file you chose, enter:

    h2reg.exe -r cmdfile=..\Documentation\vshelp\<locale>\intel.ssadiag\H2Reg_cmd_c.ini

    or

    h2reg.exe -r cmdfile=..\Documentation\vshelp\<locale>\intel.ssadiag\H2Reg_cmd_f.ini

    Where <locale> is either 1033 (English) or 1041 (Japanese).

    After a few moments, Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 will begin updating. When the update is complete, you will find the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference listed when opening the appropriate Intel help under the Help menu..

Instructions for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 (Japanese only)

Follow these instructions to install the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference documentation and integrate them into the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 help system.

  1. Navigate to your install directory. The default install directory is:

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\msvhelp\1041\ssadiag
    (on some systems, this is C:\Program Files\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\msvhelp\1041\ssadiag)

  2. Backup and then delete the current *.msha and *.cab files, then copy the following two files into this directory:
    • helpcontentsetup.msha
    • problem_type_reference_10_12.cab
  3. Open Microsoft Visual Studio 2010. Click on Help > Manage Help Settings.
  4. The Help Library Manager displays. Select Install content from disk.
  5. Browse to the install directory where you just placed the *.msha and *.cab files, select helpcontentsetup.msha and click the Open button.
  6. Click Next. On the Install Content from Disk dialog, click the Add action next to the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference, then click Update. You will see a Security Alert notifying you that the documentation has a certificate. Select Yes > Finish > Exit.

    Open Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and open the appropriate Intel help under the Help menu. You will see the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference displayed..

Instructions for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 (Japanese only)

Follow these instructions to install the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference documentation and integrate them into the Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 help system.

  1. Navigate to yourinstall directory. The default install directory is:

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\msvhelp\1041\ssadiag>
    (on some systems, this is C:\Program Files\Intel\Composer XE 2013\Documentation\msvhelp\1041\ssadiag)

  2. Backup and then delete the current *.msha and *.cab files, then copy the following two files into this directory:
    • helpcontentsetup.msha
    • problem_type_reference_10_12.cab
  3. Open Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, then select Help > Add and Remove Help Content.
  4. For Installation source, select the Disk option, click the "..." button and browse to the install directory where you just placed the *.msha and *.cab files, select helpcontentsetup.msha and click the Open button.
  5. Click the Add action next to the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference, then click Update. You will see a Security Alert notifying you that the documentation has a certificate. Select Yes > Finish > Exit.

    Open Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 and open the appropriate Intel help under the Help menu. You will see the Static Analysis Problem Type Reference displayed..
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