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The help command takes a single argument (Command): the name of the command for which help is required. It displays the correct syntax of the command and other information relevant to the correct execution of the command.

 

Syntax

 

stylevisionserver help [options] Command

Click to expand/collapseCasing and slashes on the command line

StyleVisionServer on Windows

stylevisionserver on Unix (Linux, Mac)

 

* Note that lowercase (stylevisionserver) works on all platforms (Windows, Linux, and Mac), while upper-lower (StyleVisionServer) works only on Windows and Mac.

* Use forward slashes on Linux and Mac, backslashes on Windows.

 

 

Argument

Description

Command

The name of the command for which you want help information

 

 

 

Option

Description

--h, --help

Displays information about the command

 

Options are listed in their short forms (if available) and long forms. You can use one or two dashes for both short and long forms. An option that takes a value is written like this: --option=value.

 

Examples

An example of the help command:

 

stylevisionserver help licenseserver

 

The command above contains one argument: the command licenseserver, for which help is required. When the example command above is executed, information about the licenseserver command will be displayed in the terminal.

 

The --help option

Help information about a command is also available by using the --help option with the command for which help information is required. For example: Using the --help option with the licenseserver command, as follows:

 

stylevisionserver licenseserver --help

 

achieves the same result as does using the help command with an argument of licenseserver:

 

stylevisionserver help licenseserver

 

In both cases, help information about the licenseserver command is displayed.


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