Re: [Framers] Final note about Adobe Licensing

2018-06-28 Thread David Creamer
I can do that with the TCS versions of Frame, so I except it is the same with the standalone subscription. However, I don't think you can install an earlier version than when you started your subscription, but I'm not sure. David Creamer IDEAS Training It used to be that you

Re: [Framers] Override default CSS created during conversion to Basic HTML

2018-06-28 Thread Pat Christenson
I found it can do it super-fast with NotePad++ (free download). What a time-saver! Thanks. -Original Message- From: Framers On Behalf Of Robert Lauriston Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2018 1:30 PM To: An email list for people using Adobe FrameMaker software. Subject: Re: [Framers]

Re: [Framers] Override default CSS created during conversion to Basic HTML

2018-06-28 Thread Robert Lauriston
Write a script to change the CSS references in all the HTML files at once. Or use Funduc Search and Replace for Windows. On Thu, Jun 28, 2018 at 10:54 AM, Pat Christenson wrote: > The Manage CSS options are Import and Export. I can import the remote CSS but > it still creates a locate CSS,

Re: [Framers] Fwd: Starting DITA 1.2

2018-06-28 Thread Robert Lauriston
DITA is an XML data model. DTDs are one of many parts of that model and are not required for all DITA documents. https://dita.xml.org http://docs.oasis-open.org/dita/v1.2/os/spec/DITA1.2-spec.html People commonly don't publish XML. That's a source format and they publish PDF, online help,

Re: [Framers] Override default CSS created during conversion to Basic HTML

2018-06-28 Thread Pat Christenson
The Manage CSS options are Import and Export. I can import the remote CSS but it still creates a locate CSS, using the content of the remote one. -Original Message- From: Framers On Behalf Of Robert Lauriston Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:47 PM To: An email list for people using

Re: [Framers] Fwd: Starting DITA 1.2

2018-06-28 Thread shuttie27
No, DITA is not XML. It is a DTD that can be used to create XML documents. It can also be used within a FrameMaker structured application to create structured FM documents that can remain just that, with output to PDF. The DITA EDD within FrameMaker will take care of the paragraph and character

Re: [Framers] Override default CSS created during conversion to Basic HTML

2018-06-28 Thread Robert Lauriston
The Manage CSS dialog is supposed to allow you to specify an external CSS file. On Thu, Jun 28, 2018 at 10:27 AM, Pat Christenson wrote: > FrameMaker 2017, Windows > > I have 100+ FrameMaker files in a book to convert to individual Basic HTML > files. Everything is going well, except for one

[Framers] Override default CSS created during conversion to Basic HTML

2018-06-28 Thread Pat Christenson
FrameMaker 2017, Windows I have 100+ FrameMaker files in a book to convert to individual Basic HTML files. Everything is going well, except for one thing. The HTML files will be uploaded to a server, which is where the Official, Approved CSS file resides. The problem is when I publish the

[Framers] Fwd: Starting DITA 1.2

2018-06-28 Thread Robert Lauriston
"Forget about XML for the time being. You can use DITA or any other structure without having to convert it to XML." DITA is XML. Or are you saying that you could use unstructured FrameMaker paragraph and character tags in the same way you would DITA elements? That's not entirely true, some

Re: [Framers] Starting DITA 1.2

2018-06-28 Thread Roger Shuttleworth
Further to Scott's excellent advice: There are two separate issues here. One is DITA, and the other is structured authoring in FrameMaker. Of these, you should tackle the latter first. DITA is only one of the possible structures that you could use; the important first step is to bring your