Adobe Technical Communication Suite is Not a Bundle

Technical Communication,Suite,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,HAT,help authoring,3D,Acrobat,Captivate When we announced Adobe Technical Communication Suite last month, it was a culmination of 2 years of planning and execution.  Adobe Technical Communication Suite is a single product, with a single installer and a single serial number.  FrameMaker and RoboHelp versions in the Suite are special versions with additional features. The goal […]

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Adobe RoboHelp 7: New UI – Part 1

Adobe,RoboHelp,UI One of the mjor advancements in Adobe RoboHelp 7 is the new Highly Customizable UI. Today, I shall dive deep into this and talk about finer features that we have implemented in RoboHelp 7. RoboHelp has always been known for its author-friendly usability and we didn’t want to compromise on the same. So it […]

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Content Aggregation Workflow in RoboHelp

Technical Communication,Suite,HAT,Help Authoring,Knowledge Base,Policies and Procedures RoboHelp can import content from Microsoft Word, Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe Dreamweaver and also enables HTML authoring in RoboHTML. In Adobe RoboHelp 7, a project can have multiple TOCs, multiple indexes and multiple glossaries. In addition to creating multiple TOCs and indexes, RoboHelp also provides an ability to create a […]

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Acrobat 3D Enables Collabration Across Teams

Technical Communication,Suite,Acrobat 3D,Collaboration Almost every project involves multiple reviews of technical documentation – content review, technical review, legal review and editorial review to name a few.  As I was planning to post around review and collaboration in Acrobat 3D, I discovered an interesting post from my colleague Doug Halliday.  He very effectively summarizes the value […]

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Single Sourcing from FrameMaker to RoboHelp

Technical Communication,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,HAT,Help Authoring,Knowledge Base,Policies and Procedures In Adobe Technical Communication Suite, FrameMaker files (.book, .mif and .fm) can be added as live links in RoboHelp (special version available only as part of the Suite). In this post, I will focus on the Add and Update functionality in this workflow. Let’s say, you want to add a […]

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Adobe Technical Communication Suite is here!

Technical Communication,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,Acrobat,3D,Captivate,HAT,Help Authoring,Knowledge Base,Policies and Procedures This week we announced a new product Adobe Technical Communication Suite and Adobe RoboHelp 7.  This takes the total number of technical communication related product releases in 2007 to 6 (RoboHelp 6, Acrobat 3D ver 8, FrameMaker 8, Captivate 3, Adobe Technical Communication Suite, RoboHelp 7).  You can imagine […]

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Adobe RoboHelp 7

Adobe,RoboHelp,New Features You can’t imagine how thrilled and excited I am. I feel like jumping on my chair. Jump, Jump… We just announced another significant release of Adobe RoboHelp. Check out RoboHelp product page at www.adobe.com/products/robohelp for more information. Another major update in record 9 months. Oh boy – RoboHelp development is on steroids. This […]

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Cross Product Integration : The Journey begins

Technical Communication,RoboHelp,FrameMaker,Captivate,Acrobat 3D,HAT,Help Authoring,Knowledge Base,Policies and Procedures With FrameMaker 8, we began our journey towards closer integration among Adobe products for technical communicators.  With four products, FrameMaker, RoboHelp, Captivate and Acrobat 3D, catering to the needs of technical communicators, we have best in class products for each requirement.  Now with much closer integration among these […]

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