KHelpCenter can be called in several ways:
- From the menu
The most common will probably be from within an application. Choose → (F1) to open that application's handbook.
- From the Application Launcher
Choose the big K in your panel, and select from the tab or type
helpfollowed by selecting . This will open KHelpCenter with the default start page.
- From the command line
KHelpCenter may be started using a URL to display a file. URLs have been added for info and man pages also. You can use them as follows:
- An application help file
Opens the KWrite help file, at the contents page.
- A local URL
- A Man page
- An Info page
Invoking khelpcenter with no parameters opens the default start page.