RE: Cross-browser help for Netscape, IE, and Opera?

Subject: RE: Cross-browser help for Netscape, IE, and Opera?
From: Richard Weir <richard -dot- weir -at- ce -dot- com -dot- au>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 4 Jul 2002 10:25:53 +1000


Hi Joan,

I have been doing this recently and I am using Epic Editor as my tool, it is
XML which you then convert to HTML. It is a easy enough program to use with
a good WYSIWYG editor. It should handle your needs easily enough, whether it
is a small or large project. I have tested it on IE, Opera, Netscape and
Mozilla and it works fine.

You can get more information on the Epic from www.arbortext.com. I have
found the people there very helpful too.

If this isnt what you are after, Have a look at RoboHelp, I have used this a
lot and it too is a great product. www.ehelp.com

Regards


Richard

-----Original Message-----
From: Joan Goldstein [mailto:jgoldstein -at- nauticusnet -dot- com]
Sent: Tuesday, July 02, 2002 7:45 AM
To: TECHWR-L
Subject: Cross-browser help for Netscape, IE, and Opera?



Hi All,

Is anyone creating online help for Netscape, IE, and Opera browsers? And if
yes, what are you using for the help format?

I was looking at using WebWorks Help 3.0; but, WWH3 doesn't work with Opera
5. I might be able to convince development to change the requirements to
Opera 6 but maybe not. (WWH3 seems to work fairly well with Opera 6 in
JavaScript mode and with the Related Topics button disabled).

Suggestions?

thanks!

Joan Goldstein
Principal Technical Writer
Nauticus Networks
508-270-0500 x352



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