Re: Creating a Full RoboHelp Project from Webhelp

Subject: Re: Creating a Full RoboHelp Project from Webhelp
From: Rick Stone <rstone75 -at- kc -dot- rr -dot- com>
To: "Norman, Mary" <Mary -dot- Norman -at- xerox -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2008 15:32:34 -0500

Hi Mary

If you don't have the source files available, that is unfortunately what
you have to do. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but the process
isn't exactly as simple as you may think. I've documented this specific
process at the link below:

Best of luck to you in sorting it! Rick :)

Norman, Mary wrote:
> Hi -
> I was just given the Webhelp for an old help system that we need to
> update. Is there any way we can recreate the .xpj from the Webhelp? The
> only way I can think to do that is to create a new .xpj, import in the
> Webhelp topics, and then re-create the TOC and Index. But, I'm thinking
> there might be an easier, cleaner method. Thanks!
> Mary

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