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Customize FrameMaker 2015 DITA Templates for your Corporate Design

[Guest Post] “Customize FrameMaker 2015 DITA Templates for your Corporate Design” by Bernard Aschwanden

In about 1,500 words I plan to teach you how to change the look of the default templates provided by Adobe for authors who create DITA content. I include step-by-step illustrated exercises to get you started. Even with no real FrameMaker experience you can quickly update the appearance of a format. You can change formatting […]

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Moving From Word To FrameMaker Business Case

Word to FrameMaker Basics

Are you dealing with big and bigger technical documentations? Are you still working with Microsoft Word? You want to become more productive and want to use a rock-solid, reliable, and industry-wide accepted Authoring and Publishing solution? Word has no book functionality and the master document concept is, well, a concept only. This is why most […]

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Adobe & Bernard-Aschwanden – 5 DITA and FrameMaker Webinars March 2016

Adobe DITA Webinars with Bernard Aschwanden in March 2016

March and April 2016 become Know-How-packed! In addition the three webinars with Tom Aldous in March, Bernard Aschwanden, founder of Publishing Smarter, President and Associate Fellow of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) and Professor at the Seneca College of Applied Arts & Technology (Toronto, Canada) will share his deep and wide specialist knowledge and […]

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SQUIDDS TERM CHECK for Adobe FrameMaker

Adobe & SQUIDDS: Terminology Management with Finalyser TERM CHECK

An engineering company’s technical documentation manager reported the following incident: One of their customers wanted to order a “cam” as the part was identified throughout the online documentation. The spare part catalog however only mentioned a “control disc.” So a reliable order of the spare part was only possible after the documentation department’s intensive research. […]

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Yamaha is using Adobe FrameMaker and SDL TRADOS to create product manuals in over 20 languages

Adobe & Yamaha – Product manuals in over 20 languages with Adobe FrameMaker

Global musical instrument manufacturer increases efficiency and reduces costs using Adobe FrameMaker and translation memory tools. “The greatest advantage to introducing FrameMaker is the ability to produce multilingual manuals without increasing translation costs.” Yukio Endo, Department Manager, Musical Instruments & Audio Products Development Group, Manual Development Department, Yamaha Corporation   Four manual production divisions adopt […]

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