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Adobe RoboHelp HTML 10: The Essentials

Book Description

During the activities presented in this workbook, you will create RoboHelp projects from scratch and add such best-in-class features as TOCs, Indexes, Glossaries, images, links, DHTML effects, eLearning videos and much more.

Table of Contents

  1. Adobe RoboHelp HTML 10: The Essentials
  2. About This Book
    1. The Author
    2. Book Conventions
    3. Confidence Checks
    4. Course Projects
    5. Student Data Files
      1. Student Activity: Download Data Files From the IconLogic Data Files Server
    6. System Requirements
    7. Ordering More Books
    8. Contacting IconLogic
  3. Module 1: Introduction to Adobe RoboHelp
    1. RoboHelp’s History
    2. Exploring RoboHelp
      1. Student Activity: Open an Existing Project
    3. Pods and Toolbars
      1. Student Activity: Explore the Pods
    4. Workspaces
      1. Student Activity: Create a Workspace
        1. Confidence Check
    5. Topics
      1. Student Activity: Create and Edit a Topic
      2. Student Activity: Delete a Topic
      3. Student Activity: Preview a Topic
    6. TOCs and Indexes
      1. Student Activity: Explore a TOC and an Index
    7. Microsoft HTML Help
      1. Student Activity: Generate HTML Help
        1. Confidence Check
    8. WebHelp
      1. Student Activity: Generate WebHelp
    9. FlashHelp
      1. Student Activity: Generate FlashHelp
    10. Compliance
      1. Student Activity: Generate Compliant WebHelp
  4. Module 2: New Projects and Adding Content
    1. Creating New Projects
      1. Student Activity: Create a Blank Project
    2. Creating Topics
      1. Student Activity: Create a New Topic
      2. Student Activity: Rename and Delete Topics
    3. Importing HTML Files
      1. Student Activity: Import an HTML File
    4. MS Word Content
      1. Student Activity: Import a Word Document
    5. FrameMaker Content
      1. Student Activity: Import an FM File
    6. PDF Content
      1. Student Activity: Import a PDF
        1. Confidence Check
  5. Module 3: Project Structure and CSS
    1. Project Structure
      1. Student Activity: Create Project Folders
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Table of Contents (TOC)
      1. Student Activity: Create a TOC Book
        1. Confidence Check
      2. Student Activity: Add Pages to TOC Books
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Automatic TOCs
      1. Student Activity: Auto-Create a TOC
    4. Cascading Style Sheets
      1. Student Activity: Apply a Style Sheet to a Topic
        1. Confidence Check
      2. Student Activity: Apply Paragraph Styles
        1. Confidence Check
    5. Custom Style Sheets
      1. Student Activity: Create a Style Sheet
        1. Confidence Check
    6. Font Sets
      1. Student Activity: Create a Font Set
        1. Confidence Check
    7. Character Styles
      1. Student Activity: Use Inline Formatting
      2. Student Activity: Create a Character Style
  6. Module 4: Editing Content
    1. Spell Check
      1. Student Activity: Use Spell Check
        1. Confidence Check
    2. AutoCorrect
      1. Student Activity: AutoCorrect Text
    3. The Thesaurus
      1. Student Activity: Use the Thesaurus
    4. Find and Replace Content
      1. Student Activity: Find and Replace Text
    5. PDF Review
      1. Student Activity: Create a PDF for Review
      2. Student Activity: Import Comments From a PDF
        1. Confidence Check
  7. Module 5: Links
    1. Linking to Content
      1. Student Activity: Link to a Word Document
      2. Student Activity: Edit a Linked Word Document
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Hyperlinks
      1. Student Activity: Insert Hyperlinks
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Bookmarks
      1. Student Activity: Insert Bookmarks
        1. Confidence Check
    4. Popup Hyperlinks
      1. Student Activity: Insert Auto-Sizing Popups
        1. Confidence Check
    5. Custom-Sized Popups
      1. Student Activity: Insert Custom-Sized Popups
    6. Text-Only Popups
      1. Student Activity: Insert a Text-Only Popup
        1. Confidence Check
    7. Link View
      1. Student Activity: Use Link View
    8. Broken Links
      1. Student Activity: Resolve Broken Links
  8. Module 6: Images and Multimedia
    1. Working with Images
      1. Student Activity: Insert an Image
      2. Student Activity: Add an Image Margin
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Background Images
      1. Student Activity: Add a Background Image
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Image Maps
      1. Student Activity: Add Hotspots to a Graphic
        1. Confidence Check
    4. eLearning Integration
      1. Student Activity: Insert an Adobe Captivate Demo
        1. Confidence Check
    5. Dynamic HTML
      1. Student Activity: Create a Drop-Down Hotspot
        1. Confidence Check
      2. Student Activity: Mid-Course Project
  9. Module 7: Build Tags, Variables and Snippets
    1. Build Tags
      1. Student Activity: Create a Conditional Build Tag
      2. Student Activity: Apply a Conditional Build Tag
        1. Confidence Check
      3. Student Activity: Create a Build Tag Expression
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Content Categories
      1. Student Activity: Create a New TOC
        1. Confidence Check
      2. Student Activity: Apply Topic-Level Tags
      3. Student Activity: Create Content Categories
        1. Confidence Check
    3. User Defined Variables
      1. Student Activity: Work With Variables
        1. Confidence Check
    4. Snippets
      1. Student Activity: Work With Snippets
        1. Confidence Check
  10. Module 8: Tables and Lists
    1. Working With Tables
      1. Student Activity: Insert a Table
        1. Confidence Check
      2. Student Activity: Insert a Table Row
      3. Student Activity: Work With Table Styles
      4. Student Activity: Change Table Properties
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Lines, Symbols and Lists
      1. Student Activity: Add a Horizontal Line
      2. Student Activity: Insert a Symbol
      3. Student Activity: Add a Bulleted List
        1. Confidence Check
      4. Student Activity: Create a List Style
      5. Student Activity: Edit a List Style
  11. Module 9: Indexes, Search and Glossaries
    1. Indexes
      1. Student Activity: Run the Smart Index Wizard
      2. Student Activity: Remove and Add Index Entries
        1. Confidence Check
      3. Student Activity: Add Keywords via Topic Properties
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Subkeywords
      1. Student Activity: Add Subkeywords to the Index
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Relating Topics
      1. Student Activity: Create a See Also Keyword
      2. Student Activity: Insert a Link Control
        1. Confidence Check
    4. Search
      1. Student Activity: Add Custom Search Terms
    5. External Content Search
      1. Student Activity: Create External Search
    6. Glossaries
      1. Student Activity: Add Glossary Terms
        1. Confidence Check
  12. Module 10: Skins and Master Pages
    1. Skins
      1. Student Activity: Create a New Skin
      2. Student Activity: Customize a WebHelp Skin
      3. Student Activity: Customize the Search Highlight Color
    2. Master Pages
      1. Student Activity: Create a Master Page
      2. Student Activity: Edit a Master Page
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Breadcrumbs
      1. Student Activity: Add Breadcrumbs to a Master Page
    4. Topic TOCs
      1. Student Activity: Add a Topic TOC
  13. Module 11: Windows, Browsing and CSH
    1. Custom Windows
      1. Student Activity: Create a Custom Window
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Browse Sequences
      1. Student Activity: Create a Browse Sequence
        1. Confidence Check
    3. Application Help
      1. Student Activity: Test an API Call for Help
    4. Publishing
      1. Student Activity: Publish a Layout
        1. Confidence Check
    5. Context Sensitive Help
      1. Student Activity: Review CSH Source Code
      2. Student Activity: Create a WebHelp Window
      3. Student Activity: Assign Map IDs
        1. Confidence Check
  14. Module 12: Docs, eBooks and Scripts
    1. Printed Docs
      1. Student Activity: Enable Word Macros
      2. Student Activity: Generate a Print Doc
        1. Confidence Check
    2. eBooks
      1. Student Activity: Create an eBook
    3. Reports
      1. Student Activity: Generate a Report
        1. Confidence Check
    4. Scripts
      1. Student Activity: Run a Script
      2. Student Activity: Edit a Script
  15. Module 13: Adobe AIR and Multiscreen HTML5
    1. Adobe AIR
      1. Student Activity: Create Browser Based AIR Help
      2. Student Activity: Create AIR Application Help
        1. Confidence Check
    2. Multiscreen HTML5
      1. Student Activity: Generate HTML5
  16. Module 14: Forms and Frames
    1. Forms
      1. Student Activity: Create a New Topic
      2. Student Activity: Insert a Form and Form Element
      3. Student Activity: Add Radio Buttons
        1. Confidence Check
    2. HTML Editing
      1. Student Activity: Add HTML Code to a Topic
    3. Check Boxes and Menus
      1. Student Activity: Add a Check Box
      2. Student Activity: Insert a Drop-Down Menu
      3. Student Activity: Add a Multi-line Text Field
    4. Submit and Reset Buttons
      1. Student Activity: Add Submit and Reset Buttons
    5. Form Properties
      1. Student Activity: Name a Form and Set an Action
    6. Frames
      1. Student Activity: Import HTML Files
      2. Student Activity: Create a Frameset
        1. Confidence Check
      3. Student Activity: Modify Frameset Attributes
      4. Student Activity: Link Topics Into Frameset Regions
        1. Confidence Check
      5. Student Activity: End-Course Project
  17. Index