RE: Review of MadCap Blaze

Subject: RE: Review of MadCap Blaze
From: "Sharon Burton" <sharon -at- anthrobytes -dot- com>
To: <quills -at- airmail -dot- net>, "Geoff Hart" <ghart -at- videotron -dot- ca>
Date: Sun, 8 Mar 2009 07:35:41 -0700

Open Blaze, open an existing project or create a new project, and open a new
topic (or press Ctrl+t or on the Project menu, click Add Topic). Nothing
fancy about it?

Perhaps I misunderstood the question? I've not had a lot of coffee yet.


Sharon Burton

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Subject: Re: Review of MadCap Blaze

I have a question.

How do you create a new file in Blaze? When I looked at it I couldn't
create a new file. I had to import a file from some other source.


Geoff Hart wrote:
> A while back, I asked for comments from techwhirlers about their
> experience with MadCap's long-document software (Blaze). I only
> received one reply, which suggests that the software isn't yet in
> common use in our little community. Which is a shame, because the
> software shows a lot of promise, and like Flare, will help keep Adobe
> honest. <g>
> I've now completed my review of the software, which is available (at
> great length) via the following link:
> >. Enjoy!
> Please feel free to send me any error reports or suggestions about
> unclear descriptions (offlist is better; on-list is fine), and I'll
> work with Eric to update the article asap so we can correct the
> problem. I don't claim to be a Blaze expert, but I know Sharon Burton
> is a techwhirler, and I'm sure she can answer any questions I can't.


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