Re: Importing Into Frame

Subject: Re: Importing Into Frame
From: Stephen Victor <svictor -at- HOUSTON -dot- GEOQUEST -dot- SLB -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 16 May 1997 09:20:39 -0500

Matt wrote:
> In Frame, always import images by reference!! Always!!!
> -Document file size is reduced.
> -Image can be used by multiple documents.
> -When an image/diagram is changed, it is dynamically updated within all
> documents that use it.

I have to disagree with this blanket "always" statement. If you plan to
ship the documents electronically (perhaps on CD or as online help
bundled with a software application), it will be much easier to ensure
that all images are included if they are copied into the documents.

Stephen P. Victor Phone: (713) 513-2552
Technical Writer, Software Training Fax: (713) 513-2019
Schlumberger GeoQuest svictor -at- houston -dot- geoquest -dot- slb -dot- com
5599 San Felipe, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77056 USA

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