RoboHelp Packager for Adobe AIR is Live Now!

RoboHelp Packager for Adobe AIR is Live now, after 5 months of public Beta. You can now download the RoboHelp Packager for FREE from Adobe site – http://www.adobe.com/products/robohelp/robohelp-packager-for-air. Feature list includes the following: Auto Update – Adobe AIR applications that can update themselves when online connection is available and that can work perfectly when desktop […]

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Live Online Training for Adobe Technical Communication Suite

On August 6, 2008, Iconlogic is offering a one-day online course on Integrating Adobe’s Technical Communication Suite, which will cover Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Captivate and the many neat integration points of the Technical Communication Suite – “you’ll put the pieces of the puzzle together and learn to integrate the Technical Communication Suite the […]

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Adobe AIR – Revolutionizing the World of Online Help

Online Help,HAT,RoboHelp,Adob AIR,Innovation,Help Authoring Tool,Technical Communication Adobe AIR runtime enables applications to deliver both the benefits of server connectivity and the compelling end user experience of a desktop application.  With a seamless offline- online experience, end-users of Adobe AIR applications can continue to work when they are temporarily offline.  Neither of the popular help output […]

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Sending Files for Review: Use Acrobat.com

Review,Technical Communication,PDF,Adobe Technical Communication Suite PDF and Adobe AIR are two most valuable formats for review and commenting.  If you are sending your FrameMaker documents as PDF or RoboHelp projects as Adobe AIR, you can send files through e-mail or share over a network drive. If your documents or projects are large as is the […]

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Structured FrameMaker: Using variables in EDD

Structured FrameMaker,Adobe FrameMaker,Technical Communication,Adobe Technical Communication Suite,XML Authoring,Template Similar to text insets, you can use variables in a FrameMaker EDD. In the example below (see Adobe Captivate demo), I have used a set of variables as attribute values.  A paragraph style is applied based on the attribute value as part of a context level formatting […]

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Adobe Presenter 7: Now part of Adobe Technical Communication Suite 1.3

Adobe Presenter,Adobe Technical Communication Suite,TCS,Technical Communication,Powerpoint,SWF in PDF With Adobe Technical Communication Suite 1.3, you also get Adobe Presenter. Adobe Presenter enables you to rapidly convert your PowerPoint presentation into engaging Adobe Flash multimedia experiences – with a few clicks. You can also easily add narration, animations, interactivity, quizzes, and software simulations to eLearning courses. […]

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Structured FrameMaker – Using Text Insets in EDD

Structured FrameMaker,EDD,Text Insets,Single Sourcing,Adobe FrameMaker,DITA Text insets in Adobe FrameMaker enable re-use of content.  You can import a document into another document as a reference and update the content when the source document changes.  You can also use text insets in EDD – enabling you to re-use context level formatting rules and elements across elements […]

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