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> From: Hope Cascio[SMTP:hope -dot- d -dot- cascio -at- US -dot- ARTHURANDERSEN -dot- COM]
> Sent: 09 April, 1998 11:38 AM
> Subject: Archive Formats
> On a side note, out of a purely personal interest, what tools you're using
> What do you think of them?
That's one of my problems. I am not aware of a product or process
that will allow this. I can convert to HTML from my MS Word source, but what
in my HTML document? Currently, I don't see any way around the good, old
"cut and paste" routine. Convert MS Word to HTML and then cut and paste into
as you do that, you are in reality maintaining two separate sources. We were
hoping to preserve the MS Word document as our source as we still have the
need to produce WinHelp and printed manuals.
> Diane Burke <Diane -dot- Burke -at- COGNOS -dot- COM> wrote:
> I am running into a challenge with our documentation concerning archiving
> single-sourcing. Indeed, are these two processes even synonymous?
> Up until recently, our documentation was archived/single-sourced in MS
> From this, we were able to create two outputs, WinHelp and printed
> documentation, with minimal fuss. We have now added another output to the
> Is anyone else putting a process into place that allows authoring and
> maintaining HTML documentation and that also permits conversion to a
> printable medium for publishing as a manual?
> What archive/single-source processes are others using?
Cognos Inc. (613) 738-1338, ext. 3531
E-mail: diane -dot- burke -at- cognos -dot- com