Leverage tight FrameMaker integration with RoboHelp, Adobe Illustrator*, Photoshop*, and Acrobat, and RoboHelp integration with Adobe Captivate for superior content creation and delivery. Integrate content from other suite components natively in FrameMaker or RoboHelp and speed up time to market.
Publish technical content to a wide range of formats without leaving your favorite authoring environment by invoking RoboHelp 11 from within FrameMaker 12. Retain powerful features such as Graphic Styles, Silent Publishing, and Automap styles when importing FrameMaker documents into RoboHelp.
Make your review workflow more inclusive. Use Acrobat XI to publish commenting-enabled PDFs that anyone can review using only the free Adobe Reader software. Collaborate faster and smarter with improved capabilities to accept, reject, aggregate, and sort comments during roundtrip PDF reviews.
Leverage the advanced image editing capabilities of Adobe Illustrator CC* from within the native FrameMaker environment. Explore new paths with the essential vector tool to tackle complex designs with the power of native 64-bit support that helps speed up your largest projects and the most demanding effects.
Leverage the powerful image processing capabilities of Photoshop CC* and edit image files from within the Adobe FrameMaker authoring environment without switching applications. Benefit from new Content-Aware features and the blazingly fast Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine to create superior designs and movies.
Rapidly author interactive eLearning and HTML5-based mLearning content using Adobe Captivate 7. Easily create product demos in HD, application simulations, and soft skill and compliance training. Publish HTML5 and SWF content created with Adobe Captivate 7 to a wider range of formats using Adobe RoboHelp 11.
Use the built-in RoboSource Control application (or a third-party version control application) to collaborate on projects. Restrict file access, view complete document histories, roll back to previous versions, and compare two versions of a file.
Automatically map styles created in FrameMaker or Microsoft® Word documents to the corresponding Adobe RoboHelp document. Styles include paragraphs, characters, tables, and headings.
Maintain document structure when importing content from Adobe FrameMaker to RoboHelp. Use automatic pagination to split the content into topics based on specific paragraph styles or markers.
Create linked documents with better readability and usability by inserting hotspots over images or objects, or parts of them, in Adobe FrameMaker 12. Enable users to maintain hotspot links in Adobe RoboHelp by importing them as a part of the image map.
Manage table styles when working across Adobe FrameMaker and RoboHelp, with automated optimization of inline styles in FrameMaker documents.
Update the value of any user-defined variable while authoring in Adobe FrameMaker 12. Get automatic updates in all instances of related or linked FrameMaker and Adobe RoboHelp documents.
Effortlessly author XML/DITA content with an intuitive user interface; quick insertion and viewing of content; Smart Paste; DTD, XSLT 2.0 and XPath2.0 support; and DITA 1.2 enhancements. Seamlessly work with MathML equations. Liven up content with graphics, videos, HD demos, quizzes, and interactive presentations.
Create or edit MathML equations within Adobe FrameMaker 12 thanks to native integration with MathFlow™ Structure and Style Editors from Design Science. Import a MathML equation into FrameMaker as an image, auto-size it, and save its source in the XML file. Render all documents including XML with embedded MathML equations.
Enhance your content with images using Adobe Photoshop*, high-impact video presentations with Adobe Presenter 9, screen captures with Adobe RoboScreenCapture, and demo videos with Adobe Captivate 7.
Avoid the hassle of having to install or integrate DITA OTK to publish DITA content to multiple output formats, thanks to Adobe FrameMaker 12. Leverage out-of-the-box support for DITA OTK to seamlessly publish content in various formats, including HTML, Microsoft® HTML Help (.CHM), and Java™ Help.
Simply click on icons in the native Quick Element toolbar in Adobe FrameMaker 12 to insert or wrap content into elements without requiring knowledge of tag names. The toolbar guides you to select valid elements in the XML structure. Build your own toolbar for custom DTDs by mapping different elements to icons in the toolbar.
Author and validate XML content using DTDs. Adobe FrameMaker 12 includes standard DTDs such as DITA and DocBook, and supports custom DTDs as well. Easily import a DTD and create an EDD out of it with a single click. Alternatively, point to the DTD in the XML source and validate that against the DTD.
Author structured content faster with Adobe FrameMaker 12. Convert unstructured content to a structured format with Smart Paste. Easily bring in a variety of content including paragraphs, tables, and lists from a variety of sources such as Microsoft® Word and Excel and HTML webpages.
Eliminate the need to browse through numerous lines of XML code. Use the XPath pod in Adobe FrameMaker 12 to find your elements and automatically apply functions to them. Customize your query builder, get suggestions, define the scope of queries, use the history drop-down feature, and save search results for greater productivity.
Meet consistency and authoring needs as well as specific output requirements with Adobe FrameMaker 12. Create customized information models with automatic generation of DITA 1.2 elements (such as titles, tables of contents, and indexes), and page rounding and numbering. Easily publish DITA maps to various output formats.
Import your PowerPoint project, including text, shapes, audio, and animations, into Adobe Captivate 7 and publish it directly to HTML5.
Easily create courses, simulations, and demonstrations that meet accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Define text equivalents, insert clickable areas that allow keyboard access, and do more to help ensure that everyone can access your technical content.
Engage users with drag-and-drop games, quizzes, and learning modules created in Adobe Captivate 7 and Adobe Presenter 9. Choose from a variety of relationships on the basis of which the drop target can accept, reject, or replace the drag item(s). Provide audio feedback for every attempt.
Easily create high-quality product demos with the capture-as-a-video workflow. Edit video and add transitions, smart shapes, audio, and captions using Adobe Captivate 7. Insert a talking head or another video in a picture-in-picture format. Publish to YouTube with a single click.
Import your PowerPoint 2010 slides into eLearning projects using Adobe Captivate 7. Bring in objects, animations, and multimedia; easily update the content; and keep PowerPoint and Adobe Captivate projects in sync with the dynamically linked import option.
Easily deliver different types of HTML5 output. Generate responsive HTML5 output for a wide range of screens with a single click. Or differentiate your content for various devices with multiscreen HTML5 publishing. Deliver content to smartphones, tablets, and eBook readers in 17 formats including EPUB 3, KF8, and MOBI formats.
Make your technical content available to users in the format they prefer thanks to Adobe RoboHelp 11. Publish to HTML5, WebHelp, CHM, eBook (EPUB 3, Kindle Format 8, MOBI), native mobile apps (Android, Blackberry, iOS, Symbian, Windows), Adobe AIR, PDF, Microsoft® Word, Adobe FlashHelp, JavaHelp, Eclipse Help, and Oracle Help for Java™.
Generate stunning, responsive HTML5 output for multiple devices with just one click, even for your legacy content. Provide a consistent user experience across multiple screen types by simply selecting a single layout from a gallery of responsive HTML5 layouts available in Adobe RoboHelp 11. Leverage the responsive HTML5 output to create mobile apps easily.
Deliver content virtually anywhere. Publish frameless, SEO-friendly, cross-browser, cross-platform, multiscreen HTML5 output and optimize the user experience and content for different devices. Now choose from a new set of HTML5 layouts provided with Adobe RoboHelp 11, and provide a consistent experience across screens. Leverage the output to create mobile apps easily.
Deliver content to smartphones, tablets, and eBook readers in EPUB 3, KF8, and MOBI formats using Adobe RoboHelp 11. Publish to a variety of devices such as Android™ and iOS smartphones and tablets, Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble NOOK™, and Sony Reader™ and reader apps such as Adobe Digital Editions, Calibre, Aldiko, and iBooks)^.
Easily customize out-of-the-box, responsive HTML5 layouts to your website theme, without knowledge of HTML5 or CSS3, using Adobe RoboHelp 11. Add a logo; match your colors to the brand palette; style widget text and icons as required; and decide which widgets are displayed for iPad‡ and other tablets, smartphones, and desktops.
Deliver content faster using performance boosters for individual contributors and collaborating teams. Author easily with an intuitive user interface that makes relevant insertions or suggestions. Collaborate more smoothly via with enhanced PDF-based reviews, even on mobile platforms, and integration with leading CMSs and cloud storage.
Work anytime, anywhere, on any computer, and with collaborators across networks thanks to out-of-the-box integration between Dropbox and RoboHelp 11, and Dropbox and FrameMaker 12. Drag and drop files and topics to share them with co-workers and reviewers. Keep documents automatically updated with review comments.
Manage content effectively using new native integration between FrameMaker 12 and Adobe Experience Manager, formerly known as Adobe CQ. Check out, check in, upload, copy, move, and create files. Get digital asset management metadata support, see version history, show dependents, and more. Customize Adobe Experience Manager by changing preferences.
Smoothly integrate with leading CMSs like Adobe Experience Manager, EMC Documentum, and Microsoft® SharePoint via built-in connectors, and integrate with others using third-party plug-ins. Get a set of APIs to connect your enterprise authoring environment with virtually any CMS. Improve searchability of content with custom metadata.
Leverage the powerful PDF-based review workflow of Adobe FrameMaker 12 even on mobile devices using the mobile Adobe Reader app. Allow subject matter experts to review content anytime, anywhere on smartphones and tablets. They can make comments in the PDF, which can then be seamlessly imported into the FrameMaker source file.
Leverage the power of PDF reviews in both RoboHelp 11 and FrameMaker 12. Share, aggregate and incorporate comments faster in multi-author, multi-reviewer environments. Extend your review workflows to mobile devices. In FrameMaker 12 you can even change the source while waiting for review comments.
Change the way you insert elements of various catalogs, such as element, paragraph, and character catalogs when using Adobe FrameMaker 12. Bring up the new dialog box with a keyboard shortcut. See content even for large catalogs with 10 elements displayed at a time. Search for an element directly, or view a dynamic list of elements based on the filter criteria or context.
Filter content within your document using conditional tag expressions created with an intuitive user interface in Adobe FrameMaker 12. Easily build complex expressions with nested parentheses and Boolean operators. The expression is automatically validated as you type. Name your conditional expressions and save them for future use.
Easily add QR codes to Adobe FrameMaker 12 documents and bridge the gap between the print and online worlds. Edit embedded QR codes and preview them in real time. Use them on popular Android™ or iOS QR Reader apps. Generate QR codes in different sizes.
Be more productive when working with multiple files in Adobe FrameMaker 12. With the new Currently Open Files pod, you can easily see all open files across all views along with the complete file path. Easily identify and navigate between saved, unsaved, and active files. Save or close multiple files at once.
Create, save, and apply Object Styles in Adobe FrameMaker 12 to give your content a consistent look and feel. Apply a wide variety of predefined styles to objects, such as images, anchored frames, graphic objects, text frames, text lines, and equations. Easily update properties and change the styles of multiple objects by applying Object Styles to them.
*This product is not a part of Adobe Technical Communication Suite 5 and must be purchased separately.
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