Hotfix for FrameMaker

Adobe,FrameMaker,PDF,Text,DITA,Technical Communication,Publishing,Structured authoring,STC,Hotfix,Microsoft Hello FrameMakers I have some good news for you!   Some problems which you have been facing for long and have been informing me on the same are fixed now – courtesy Microsoft. Yes, I would like to express my sincere thanks to Microsoft for fixing some of our issues in a […]

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FrameMaker 8.0.3 Available!

Technical Communication: FrameMaker Archives,FrameMaker,DocTrain,Technical Communication,XML authoring,PDF,CMS,conref,MIF,cross-reference,WebDav,STC,Publishing,Patch,p273   We heard!           We worked!           We fixed!   Hello everyone I am just back from the great ‘DocTrain West’ Conference held at Vancouver. I was really excited to discuss the interesting ideas and thoughts you shared with me in relation to both the short term and long term strategies. […]

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FrameMaker WebDAV Enhancements for CMS Integration

Adobe FrameMaker,CMS Integration,WebDAV enhancements,Standard based integration,proprietary integration WebDAV is a standard protocol and is supported by most Content Management Systems (CMS).  FrameMaker has built-in support for connecting to any WebDAV server and accessing files.  It enables browsing the repository, selecting files and checking them out from the Server.  When a file is managed by a […]

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Adobe Technical Communication Suite, FrameMaker and RoboHelp: Training Videos

Adobe Technical Communication Suite,Technical Communication,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,HAT,Online Help,XML,Training,Videos Adobe Senior Product Evangelist, RJ Jácquez, has created three On Demand training videos to help customers get started with Adobe Technical Communication Suite.  A large number of customers have been asking us for training material on the Suite. I hope you will find this useful.  Please see the details […]

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FrameMaker Chautauqua

FrameMaker,Chautauqua,Technical Communication,XML authoring,XML document,PDF,Review,Commenting Hi I got so occupied with various activities here that I just realized it’s been over 2 months since I made my last post. Now I’ll try to be regular. So folks, I hope you have finalized your plans for the ‘FrameMaker Chautauqua’ conference. I too have planned to attend. I […]

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Track Text Edits in FrameMaker 8

FrameMaker,track text edits,Technical Communication,XML authoring,XML document,PDF,Review,Commenting With FrameMaker 8, we introduced an ability to track edits in text. The biggest benefit is in the review workflow.  As we started planning the documentation for the next version of FrameMaker, it became obvious that track text edits in FrameMaker 8 will be a great time saver for […]

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FrameMaker, RoboHelp or Adobe Technical Communication Suite – Choosing the Right Tool for Technical Communication

HAT,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,Captivate,Acrobat 3D,Technical Communication Suite,Online Help,Knowledge Base,Print,XML,DITA I am seeing a number of debates happening across support forums and mailing lists about which authoring tool (FrameMaker or RoboHelp) is better suited for a specific purpose.  Both RoboHelp and FrameMaker are really powerful authoring tools for technical communication.  FrameMaker provides a print WYSIWYG authoring environment and is […]

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Using Hierarchical TOC and Index in RoboHelp for Linked FrameMaker Books

Knowledge base software,help authoring tool,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,Technical Communication Suite,Single Sourcing Adobe RoboHelp 7 has one of the most innovative and powerful feature of single sourcing, support for hierarchical TOC and hierarchical Index.  When you bring content from several sources in RoboHelp, RoboHelp enables you to add that content in a specific folder.  For example, for a FrameMaker […]

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