If you're looking for the complete (as far as I know) list of plugins available for FrameMaker, check out our ToolSearch database ..
http://www.leximation.com/toolsearch/?type=P&baseapp=FM This database includes tools other that FM plugins as well, but you can filter on specific types. If you know of plugins (or other interesting publishing-related tools), please let me know! ...scott Scott Prentice Leximation, Inc. www.leximation.com +1.415.485.1892 Gordon McLean wrote: > Whilst it may be wrong to compare this scenario to one offered by a free > product... > > Firefox and extensions anyone? Add in some charges/licensing and you have > what seems to be a good model that is flexible enough for everyone involved, > including Adobe? > > I agree with Shlomo, I think a lot of people use FM out of the box, and I'd > guess that it's largely because it's not made obvious that there ARE > plugins, and then once you are aware they exist, finding them can be quite > tricky (that list of Index plugins includes some I've never even heard > of...). > > Gordon > > -----Original Message----- > Subject: RE: Frame's future > > Licensing and integrating existing plug-ins is an excellent way to extend > functionality of a core product. In response to Hedley's suggestion, I > mentioned the DITA and Apply Master Pages plug-ins as examples for plug-ins > that are already incorporated into FrameMaker. > > There are many high-quality plug-ins out there that could significantly > improve the end user experience -- handling tables, indexing, markers, > conversion, manage formats, archiving, and many more. The FrameScript > runtime is also a great idea. > > Even though some of the existing 3rd party add-ons are low cost (or even > free), my impression is that the vast majority of FrameMaker users use > FrameMaker as it comes out of the box (this is probably true with respect to > other products). > > > Shlomo Perets > > > ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ > This email (and any attachments) is private and confidential, and is intended > solely for the > addressee. If you have received this communication in error please remove it > and inform us via > telephone or email. Although we take all possible steps to ensure mail and > attachments > are free from malicious content, malware and viruses, we cannot accept any > responsibility > whatsoever for any changes to content outwith our administrative bounds. The > views represented > within this mail are solely the view of the author and do not reflect the > views of the organisation > as a whole. > ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ > Graham Technology plc > Registered in Scotland company no. SC143434 > Registered Office India of Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, Scotland PA4 9LH > > http://www.grahamtechnology.com > ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ > >