I used the Beta of Flare as, at the time, RoboHelp had been 'sun
setted' by Macromedia. As a help tool I thought it was good. It's xml
based, which meant no more RoboHelp proprietry kadov tags in the
html/css. The promise of support for DITA in future releases was also

But it's no alternative to Frame!

Of course, now Adobe are making encouraging noises about RoboHelp, so
I'm not in such a hurry to think of an alternative.


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From: framers-bounces+mark.southee=surfcontrol....@lists.frameusers.com
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m] On Behalf Of AJ Coots
Sent: 17 August 2006 20:19
To: framers at lists.frameusers.com
Subject: Framemaker vs. Flare

Let me re-phrase the question:  Has anyone here used Madcap Flare? 

A.J. Coots
Documentation Specialist

16640 SW 72nd Ave.
Portland, Oregon  97224-7756

Direct: 503 597 0765
Email: aj.coots at veris.com  


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