I use a different approach to this question. All my docs are provided to
the users as PDFs. Where they refer out to other docs I use hyperlinks
and open the referred-to docs in a new window (sometimes PDF, sometimes
Excel spreadsheet, etc.) It helps that there's a standard directory
structure, and I stipulate that the system won't work if the users try
to do their own thing (OK, herding cats through treacle, but . . .).

However it works pretty well on the whole, and satisfies my love of
crude-but-effective if elegance is too complicated. It's also easy to

Cynthia Milton - 0773 889 5991
Technical Documentation (Cyclamen - Rollestone) (My employer pays for my
time and can waste it however he chooses)


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