TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
> I have a flowchart where a certain process is followed. There is a
> decision "Ifs" that is followed by SEVERAL decision "Ifs".
> One of tertiary "Ifs" determines all is OK and goes BACK to TWO of the
> possible initial "Ifs" and then closure...
> So is there any way, without a LOT of crossing lines, to give a symbol
> and simply indicate which flow to follow for the two repeat processes?
It's hard to visualize your process from the description you've given.
Absent any real understanding of the problem, I guess I'd suggest
unrolling the loop by repeating in your flowchart the groups of symbols
that represent the repeated portions of your process.
=== Andrew Warren - awarren -at- synaptics -dot- com
=== Synaptics, Inc - Santa Clara, CA
Create HTML or Microsoft Word content and convert to Help file formats or
printed documentation. Features include support for Windows Vista & 2007
Microsoft Office, team authoring, plus more. http://www.DocToHelp.com/TechwrlList
True single source, conditional content, PDF export, modular help.
Help & Manual is the most powerful authoring tool for technical
documentation. Boost your productivity! http://www.helpandmanual.com
You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-