Posts Tagged RoboHelp

New Title Bar option in RoboHelp 9 helps in single-sourcing

Tweet In RoboHelp 9, the WebHelp and FlashHelp SSLs got a new general setting called Title Bar. Predictably, the setting lets you specify the title you want to display in the title bar. What is not so predictable is the power of this small setting (unless, of course, you’re a real-life RoboHelp user generating multiple […]

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New RoboHelp articles and resources in Adobe Developer Center

Tweet We are working with a host of in-house and external RoboHelp subject matter experts to spruce up the RoboHelp content in Adobe Developer Center.  Post-RoboHelp_9_release, we have published a brand new RoboHelp resources page and the following new articles: Creating ebooks using RoboHelp 9 Integrating RoboHelp projects with Subversion A guide to the Adobe […]

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24 Key RoboHelp Terms

Tweet My colleague, Nandini Gupta, and I have contributed an article explaining 24 key RoboHelp terms to Indus, the newsletter of the India chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC). If you’re a new or intermediate-level user of RoboHelp, you’ll surely find it useful. The article also includes links to useful RoboHelp community content. […]

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RoboHelp – Captivate integration in TCS

Tweet Unlike her colleagues, Diana brings out great-looking help systems which are interactive, textual, graphical, and animating. When others always miss the boat, Diana communicates simple, retainable and usable content. A peek into her friends’ work confirmed that while everyone knew the power of multimedia, only Diana took full advantage of the tools in her […]

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Two best practices from RoboHelp 9 sample projects

Tweet Some days back, I had blogged about the two sample projects that come with Adobe RoboHelp 9. While the primary purpose of these projects is to demonstrate some of the new and old features of RoboHelp, these projects also exemplify some cool best practices for authoring in RoboHelp. Use of cross-hatching to indicate that a topic/text […]

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External content search in RoboHelp 9

Tweet Users familiar with the Adobe Community Help model have seen us ‘curate’ content available outside our Help systems and make them available in search, on Help & Support pages, or from Help. In much the same way, authors using RoboHelp 9 can curate related content from outside the RoboHelp Help system or knowledgebase and […]

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Review and collaboration in Adobe RoboHelp 9

Tweet In his recent post on industry trends, challenges, and Adobe RoboHelp 9, Ankur Jain (Product Manager, RoboHelp) lists eight workflow solutions that RoboHelp 9 offers. The first of them is the review and collaboration workflow. Let’s see how this workflow can benefit today’s writing departments, which are lean yet expansive. While writers are the […]

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Get up and running with RoboHelp 9 sample projects

Your RoboHelp 9 installation (download from here) includes two sample projects called EmployeeCare and SalesBuilder.

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Aggregate favorite articles in a RoboHelp project

If you’re a RoboHelp user, follow these steps to create your own RoboHelp project with your favorite published articles…

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