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Victoria Nuttle wrote:
> Seems like the best thing to do for cross-platform support using
> WebHelp is to give the option of a single, non-java and plain old web
> page for people to fall back on. Realisticly, it should be a part of
> any Web-based help system as nothing will ever work perfectly all the
> time and at least it gives you a fall back. If possible, a nice
> start page that gives people an option of a java or non java site is
> always a good idea. A link back to a HTML page of a TOC ...
and index! :)
> ... will solve the problems... If you're doing any kind of cross-
> platform support it really is the only option to ensure a site that
> will be accessable for everyone. You never know WHAT configuration someone will have...
This affects HTML pages that use plug-ins and add-ons, which many people
simply aren't willing to download.
If you can't be certain of your readers' platform and software, be sure
to offer them alternatives.
David M. Brown - Brown Inc.
dmbrown -at- brown-inc -dot- com