Re: Review tools

Subject: Re: Review tools
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: "Wright, Lynne" <Lynne -dot- Wright -at- kronos -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 09:22:21 -0700

You can have view mode in one browser window and edit in another.

Confluence's native PDF output is crude, but what does that have to do
with reviews?

When I was using Confluence Server as my main authoring tool, I found
Scroll PDF Exporter's output up to my high standards. What sort of
problems did you have with tables?

On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 7:58 AM, Wright, Lynne <Lynne -dot- Wright -at- kronos -dot- com> wrote:
> I've tried using Confluence for reviews, but ran into the following limitations:
>
> - Unless I'm missing something, you can only see reviewers' in-line comments when the page is in view mode; when you switch to edit mode to actually make the changes, you can't see the in-line comments anymore. So I either had to take a screen shot of the comments, or compare page versions to see what changed, and/or refer to a series of notification emails to try to figure out what changed. Is there really no way to see people's comments on the page while in edit mode?
>
> - The page output to pdf is problematic. I tried using the Scroll Office for pdf plugin as a conversion tool, but there were so many glitches in the conversion (especially with tables) that it was less labour-intensive to just copy and paste content from the confluence page into a word document, then make a pdf. Which is also crazy.
>
> Can anyone suggest solutions to these issues?
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References:
Review tools: From: soniaferns2004
Re: Review tools: From: Rick Lippincott
Re: Review tools: From: Robert Lauriston
RE: Review tools: From: Wright, Lynne

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