Re: Best HATT to produce JavaHelp or OracleHelp?

Subject: Re: Best HATT to produce JavaHelp or OracleHelp?
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Debra Graham <debra -dot- graham -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 14:16:02 -0500

Any HAT you look for to single-source effectively to multiple Help
files and do print is going to run you about the same as RoboHelp,
give or take. They are all competitively priced, and you can find
deals if you look or have old software to upgrade from (direct or
competitively). But the time (cost) they save you far outweighs the
cost of the product itself.

On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 12:26 PM, Debra Graham <debra -dot- graham -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Wondering what tools people prefer to produce JavaHelp or OracleHelp.  I've
> been looking at some evaluation copies of RoboHelp, HelpBreeze, Helen.
> Haven't had a chance yet to look at Doc-To-Help or ePublisher.
>
> I anticipate that I will eventually want to create a user guide and reuse
> help topics, allow users to print topics, and create two versions of the
> help system for the two versions of the product.
>
> I have used RoboHelp in the past and from what I know of it, it will work
> but I am getting some pushback because of the cost.

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