ComponentOne Doc-To-Help 2009 has everything you need to author, edit, and publish documentation, policy manuals, and user manuals your readers will love.
Author: Create content once using your favorite editor (e.g., Microsoft Word, Adobe Dreamweaver, or Doc-To-Help’s new built-in XML-based editor).
Edit: Enjoy the convenience of visual project management features such as a topics organizer, related topics editor, and drag-and-drop linking. Plus, save time with automatic Table of Contents, Index, and Glossary generation.
Publish: Generate a combination of outputs with just one-click (online Help, Web content, and press-ready manuals) – without changing or reformatting content.
Doc-To-Help's unique combination of editing, single sourcing, and publishing technology translates to significant time savings and the highest level of quality. Since Doc-To-Help is the complete documentation solution, your need for additional tools has been eliminated.
Built-in XML Based Editor
Author content in Doc-To-Help's full-featured editor. This unique editor has the ease of Microsoft Word while it automatically creates standards-compliant source code. An intuitive style editor helps you with formatting. Also included is a converter for transforming Word and HTML content to XHTML.
Option to Author in Word or Any HTML Editor
If you wish, author your source documents in Microsoft Word, HTML, or both. Doc-To-Help toolbars and wizards automatically install in Microsoft Word and FrontPage, as well as Adobe Dreamweaver. Your content stays in your editor, no import or proprietary code is necessary.
Easy Single Source Publishing
Quickly and easily create HTML Help, Web-based Help, JavaHelp, WinHelp, Visual Studio .NET-style Help, and printed documentation from one source project. Both automatic and manual conditional features ensure that content for each deliverable is appropriate.
Convert Existing Manuals to Online Content or Help
Doc-To-Help can easily convert your existing Word manuals to online content or Help. At the basic level, Doc-To-Help will separate your document into topics by headings or you can create more advanced projects with interactivity and customization.
Embedded .NET Dynamic Help
Easily embed a dynamic Help pane in the application's interface and use the visual topic mapping feature to associate topics with the interface elements. Communication between developers and writers has never been easier.