RE: LaTeX and output to MS-Word

Subject: RE: LaTeX and output to MS-Word
From: "Al Geist" <al -at- geistarts -dot- com>
To: "'Ami WRIGHT'" <techwr-l -at- amiwright -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2012 09:36:26 -0400

I don't know about anyone else, but I haven't used LaTeX in more than 10
years, so what I did know is of no value now.

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Subject: Re: LaTeX and output to MS-Word

Wow. Is there really nobody doing this? Is nobody writing tech doc with
LaTeX, or nobody wants Word output from it?
-Ami


> Hi All,
>
> We're trying to find the best tool to use for a project that is just
> starting. We have two primary requirements:
> * robust conditional text
> * ability to ship output files as both PDF and MS-Word
>
> Currently on our list to test are Word, Open Office, and LaTeX. Does
> anyone else have experience getting output to MS-Word from LaTeX
> source files? Any words of advice? Anything you wish you'd known
> before you started?
>
> Or are there any other tools that we should look at that would satisfy
> both of our requirements?
>
> Thanks,
> -Ami
>
>
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> Ami Wright
> "Technical" tech writer
> Documentation and content creation
> American with international experience www dot amiwright dot com
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
>
>



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References:
LaTeX and output to MS-Word: From: Ami WRIGHT
Re: LaTeX and output to MS-Word: From: Ami WRIGHT

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