Re: FrameMaker to RoboHelp Conversions

Subject: Re: FrameMaker to RoboHelp Conversions
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Karen Field Carroll <kfcarroll -at- cox -dot- net>
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2009 01:46:54 -0400

Are you using the Technical Communication Suite? RoboHelp and
FrameMaker should be able to cooperate now and allow you to map styles
easily. Have you set up templates in RoboHelp?

On Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 1:06 PM, Karen Field Carroll<kfcarroll -at- cox -dot- net> wrote:
> Good day, everyone.
> I've finally surrendered to single-source thinking, so I'm converting my
> Frame user guides to RoboHelp (via import from RoboHelp). Even with a CSS,
> however, I spend a lot of time reformatting content once it's in RH. Is
> there a better way to do this? Should I convert the Frame book to HTML first
> and then import to RH? ANY advice would be great. Thanks!

Bill Swallow

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