utility for relinking references

2008-01-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Yet another question. My client has decided to clean up and re-organize the folders with illustrations, including file renaming. This results in broken links from FrameMaker. We have a list that 'links' the old location+name to the new location+name. There used to be a tool that can be used

FrameMaker and Canto Cumulus

2008-01-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Hi all, My client might start using Canto Cumulus for illustration management. Does anyone have any experience with linking (for importing graphics) FrameMaker and Canto Cumulus? I'm thinking of creating a special Canto Cumulus menu for selecting and importing graphics, while using the

drag and drop files to book

2008-03-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Hi all, acc. to the FrameMaker documentation it should be possible to drag files from a file manager window (such as Explorer or Finder) into the book window. I remember doing that often in the past, but somehow it doesn't work anymore. I',m using FM 7.2b128, Windows XP. It doesn't work in FM

Re: drag and drop files to book

2008-03-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Ok, just discovered that using the Cntrl key when selecting the files from the explorer the drag and drop works - like making a 'copy' into the book -- Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel International DTP DTP and Documentation Consultancy tel. +31652036811 www.idtp.eu Quoting Wim Hooghwinkel

FrameMaker and Canto Cumulus or Extensis PortFolio

2008-04-10 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Hello all, does anyone know of a plug in to connect the FrameMaker File-Import command to a Cumulus or PortFolio catalogue for searching and importing assets? Or some other way to use one of these asset manageent tools with FrameMaker to create referenced file imports? Thanks! -- Kind

RE: problem printing to PDF after system change - solved

2008-07-04 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Jim, I'm a step further yet and can produce pdfs, but I don't really understand what's happening. It seems to be a font problem. There is a setting in Adobe PDF printer properties: 'rely on system fonts only; do not use document fonts'. If I uncheck this option, all goes well and a PDf is

RE: problem printing to PDF after system change - solved

2008-07-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Fred, I was referring to the help-tip, when mouse over the option in adobe printer settings. I can not copy the help text, just made a screen shot. See attached. for the frame list, the help text: Checking this box causes PDf feation to rely exclusively on available system fonts. If a

conversion table and template

2008-07-16 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, I'm using a conversion tabel to convert a lot of unstructured files to XML. Is there a way to automatically apply a template (and it's EDD rules) to the files when converting? Vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel Please note that I will be on holiday this summer between July 28 and Agust

RE: conversion table and template

2008-07-16 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
PROTECTED] Verzonden: woensdag 16 juli 2008 16:01 Aan: Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp; framers@lists.frameusers.com Onderwerp: Re: conversion table and template Hi Wim, The application of a conversion table can be scripted with FrameScript, so you could script the process of applying the conversion table

Structured FM - XML: using a scheme

2008-07-23 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi all, for a new project we are using an XML scheme and not a DTD. I imported the scheme for creating an EDD, and FM converts it to a DTD. Can anyone advise on using a scheme with structured FM - any things to take into acount that differ from working with a DTD? thanks, Vriendelijke groet,

RE: Tageditor and Framemaker, any special rules

2008-09-17 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Verner, Tag Editor has an option to move markers to the start of a segment, you don't need to do that manually. For your other questions: the 'normal' procedure for translating FrameMaker books is indeed to use the source folder structure as base, first translate the FrameMaker files and

Text missing in PDF ...

2008-10-27 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, I have this strange problem with disappearing text when printing to PDF. FM 8.0p277, distiller 8.1.2 (CS3), Windows XP (SP3), Type 1 font (TheSans). Some text disappears, seems at random but always the same paragraphs. This has been up before, but I can't recall the cause/solution.

RE: Text missing in PDF ...

2008-10-27 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Thanks, yes, now I remember Vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker iDTP International DTP and Documentation Consultancy tel. +31652036811 mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.idtp.eu

Madcap and FrameMaker?

2008-10-30 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Lately I read some postings on MadCap products. I'm not familiair with those, just wondering how MadCap compares to FrameMaker. Is it competive with Framemaker (Adobe Tech Com Suite) or is it, can it be, additional in a tech doc authoring and publishing workflow. Vriendelijke groet, Wim

Subject: creating a table with row headings instead of column headings

2008-11-03 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Ben, To make a table with (repeating) row headers you can use a rotated frame, create table and rotate the text. In fact you turn the tabel (90 degrees) and use rotated the text (-90 degrees) so the display will be 'normal'. You could make a special master page with a rotated text frame to

Subject: Challenge with Trados

2009-01-12 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Marc, Indeed, best practice is to save as MIF and use that to work with Trados. The Trados S-Tagger filters the MIF to either tagged RTF or STF - where STF is the most reliable. This file wil be used by the translators and after translation filtered back to MIF. STF is translated using the

ANN: DITA quick start workshop March 16-18 in Utrecht

2009-01-31 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Dear all, iDTP presents in cooperation with met Suite Solutions ( http://www.suit-sol.com www.suit-sol.com) a three day intensive, small class, DITA Quick Start Workshop. This will be held march 16 - 18 in Utrecht (The Netherlands, only 30 kms from Amsterdam). Register before februari 15 and

RE: PDF error

2009-03-02 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Don, I had a similar issue - one book refused to print to PDf on one PC while printing OK on the other. Although I still don't understand why, the solution was in the set up of the Adobe PDf printer. In the printer settings, tab 'Adobe PDF Settings' there is an option named 'Rely on system

problems with JPG ICCprofile

2009-03-30 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi all, (FrameMaker 8.0p277, Windows XP) I have some documents for a client. The linked illustrations are JPG files, photographs saved with ICC profile Adobe RGB (1998). When I scroll through the document, FM crashes on the display of the illustration. Resaving the JPG without ICCprofile solves

FM9 - Format Change Liste and Paragraph Tags

2009-04-01 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Framers, FM9, WindowsXP - for a docbook-XML based application I have to modify the EDD. In most cases I use Paragraph Tags for formatting. Now I noticed that a Format Change List doesn't work on elements that have been assigned a paragraph tag. (I want to generally indent the contents of a

RE: FM9 - Format Change List and Paragraph Tags

2009-04-02 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Lynne, This makes sense inside a element definition, would you say it also works that way between elements? Currently I have my elements in alphabetical order in the EDD, to make it easier to find the elements that need editing. The format change lists themselves are at the end of the EDD

set Aframe propertys (on import XML)

2009-04-16 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, Would anyone know if it is possible to set the Frame propertys of an anchored frame (containing an imported graphic) - either by default or on import of an XML file? I would like to have the anchored frame a black border, but by default a frame has no border. Thanks .

RE: set Aframe propertys (on import XML)

2009-04-18 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Matt, So far I can't find the rule for setting a frame border on anchored frames (rule applies only for tables) - am I missing something ...? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker iDTP International DTP and Documentation

FM9 - Replace Font option

2009-05-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
I just discovered that FM 9 has a 'replace font' option or Pod. Using this option, a (missing) font can be replaced. From what I read on the Adobe web site it should be a replacement for the former maker.ini modifications as used for FM up to FM8, to (temporarely) replace a non available font.

RE: Message One or more master pages do not exist

2009-05-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Martha, You defined the Master Page 'First' only once, probably on a right-handed page. But in your MasterPageMap you defined the use of 'First' two times: one for a left-handed page and one for a right-handed page. Best practice for a first page is: set the Paragraph tag (in this case

RE: Table ruling

2009-05-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Yves, In this case you can set the Outside Ruling in the Table definition, set all to 'None' and Right to have a border. Or, use Column Ruling and set '2nd' to have a border and others to 'None'. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker

RE: Table ruling

2009-05-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
-Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: Baruch Brodersen [mailto:baruch.broder...@bigbandnet.com] Verzonden: dinsdag 26 mei 2009 9:55 Aan: Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp Onderwerp: RE: Table ruling Wim, That covers the column ruling of the one row table, but doesn't address the row ruling (top-bottom

RE: Message One or more master pages do not exist

2009-05-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
] Verzonden: dinsdag 26 mei 2009 10:22 Aan: Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp Onderwerp: AW: Message One or more master pages do not exist Hi Wim, Thanks very much for your answer. I've followed your recommendations and set the ChapterTitle para to start Top of Right Page. (I'm not starting chapters

RE: Overset Manager (or a similar Framescript) for FrameMaker?

2009-06-18 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
script again. Set vStop = 1; Endif; Set vPgf = vNextPgf; EndLoop If (vStop = 0) MsgBox 'Overflow script: no overflow EndIf; Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 i

connect FrameMaker and Access database

2009-07-20 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Framers, I have a client who wants to make a connection between FrameMaker and the companies Access SQL database. Goal is to flexible publish catalogues, parts lists, product info etc. This is not unique, so I guess there are solutions or examples of similar projects. If any of you has

PDf setup options - Generate PDf for review only

2009-11-13 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, FM9 - After 'Save as PDF' an options dialog for PDf setup appears. Does anybody know what the option 'Generate PDf for review only' does? I don't see any difference in the pdf with this option enabled? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication

serious problem with users FM 9

2009-11-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
folder? How does FM read the struct apps - does it first read the struct apps file in the FM Installation folder and then the one in the user folder and what happens with conflicting settings? Thanks, Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication

RE: Frame 9 trial

2009-11-29 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
In the same download folder should be an .exe file, choose that one to start unpacking and installing the software. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel

Re: Sad news about Rick Henkel

2009-11-30 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Too bad to hear such news, very sorry for his wife and children. I was just reading some messages he posted nov 15th. Internet presence will last Wim Hooghwinkel ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send

RE: Subject: Flowing in Structured FrameMaker

2009-12-09 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
of your XML and in the Master Page column set the name of the corresponding back page Master Page. HTH Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA 2010 tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel

RE: FM9 + WinXP Pro: Object Properties?

2010-01-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
'Pod'), click on an image and the document view will jump to it's location. Very nice. HTH Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA 2010 tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp

error message: SAXParseException: An exception occurred!

2010-01-13 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
the DTD (if we skip the XSLT - no error). We don't want to use a local DTD declaration because the XML files will go to an external client. In fact, the XSLT adds a local DTD declaration to a modified DTD. Any ideas how to solve this? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP

RE: Text insets and trados translation workbench

2010-01-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
source folder structure (for each language) and use it for the translated files - so maintaining the links to the text insets. If not, you end up with manually relinking each file. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert

RE: FM Importing Figures from Database

2010-01-27 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Nancy, A recent post pointed to an article about FM9 and database connections: http://www.writepoint.com/site/downloads/Com0912Web_p46-49.pdf Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA

Re: Changing font when translating to Japanese

2010-03-26 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
should be replaced) and use that for pasting into your template MIF. In a workflow you could make a script (Perl or VB) to run on each file after translation and do this font replacement. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe

plug in or script to manage text insets (unstructured)

2010-04-12 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
in or an existing FrameScript script to manage text insets, or for easy updating references to text inset sources? Concerns FrameMaker 8 unstructured. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA 2010 tel

RE: plug in or script to manage text insets (unstructured)

2010-04-12 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
book option could be helpful indeed. I’ll contact the developers to see what they can do about it. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA 2010 tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter

RE: plug in or script to manage text insets (unstructured)

2010-04-12 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
paths when it can't find the sources, but it doesn't do that for text insets. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker / NLDITA 2010 tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA i

RE: Graphic Elements in Frame 9 Template

2010-04-15 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
. Unchecking the color setting for the images (resave) was the only option. Don't forget to invite your contacts to join us at NLDITA 2010. Looking forward to see you there! Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE

ANN: one day workshop Structured authoring with FrameMaker and DITA-FMx, June 10 2010

2010-05-13 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
NLDITA, iDTP and Scripto (Yves Barbion) present a one day workshop Structured authoring with FrameMaker and DITA-FMx. Date: June 10 Lacation: Utrecht, The Netherlands Members of this list who attend the NLDITA 2010 conference day (June 9) will get a €100 discount on the workshop. Mention your

RE: reversed text style

2010-05-18 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Dick, Two more options I haven't seen passing by: - Use an anchored frame at insertion point, put a text frame inside and in that texframe place the one cell table. Adjust the frame to make it fit nicely (store a dummy version somewhere for reuse). Additionally, if you rotate the table

RE: reversed text style

2010-05-19 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
: framema...@idtp.eu -Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: Dick Spierings [mailto:d.spieri...@fluidwell.com] Verzonden: woensdag 19 mei 2010 9:50 Aan: Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp; framers@lists.frameusers.com Onderwerp: RE: reversed text style Hi Wim, Your table-in-a-frame solution seems easier than

How to get Unicode text in markers (FM9)

2010-05-19 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, I've inherited some translated files, FM7.2 MIF translated into Russian (using Trados). Opening these MIF files in FM9 results in gabberish text, applying the Arial CYR font has no effect. Opening in FM7.2 and applying the Arial CYR font makes the text readable. When saved as FM (in

RE: How to get Unicode text in markers (FM9)

2010-05-20 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Klaus, Unfortunately retranslating with FM9 files is not an option now. But apart from that, I had the same problem with translated FM9 files for another project. Somehow Trados doesn't create Unicode MIF output. May be that's the drawback of using MIFFile 8.00, Trados did not update the

RE: How to get Unicode text in markers (FM9)

2010-05-20 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Klaus, So you say that when I save from FM9 as FM9 MIF (or FM8 MIF) the translated files should be Unicode, including the marker texts. No extra settings needed for Trados? In my last project this was not the case, may be the files were saved as FM7 MIF then (they were saved using an old

Another issue with character encoding and Web Works Publisher

2010-05-20 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, Additional to my other query, here' another one, for those who work with WWP 2003. I'm not a frequent WWP user, so not very familiar with that tool. I'm compiling a help project based on Russian FrameMaker files (FM 7.2, WWWP 2003 version 8.6.6587). We're creating a .chm file. All text goes

Russian FM to webworks2003 HTML Help

2010-07-07 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, Is anyone out there using FM7.1 and webworks Publisher on a Russian system? I need to compile HTML Help in Russian from a FM7.1 source using WWP2003. All goes fine except for the Index. Any ideas? Thanks, Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical

RE: Couldn't open filename (Rick Spiegel)

2010-08-14 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
-open to save as FM. This should clean up erroneous coding. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu

FrameMaker 9 Reviewers CD

2010-08-20 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Does anybody know how or where to get the FrameMaker 9 reviewers CD - or the sample files mentioned in the Framemaker 9 Reviewers Guide (http://www.adobe.com/devnet/framemaker/pdfs/fm9_reviewers_guide.pdf) ? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication

Installing Adobe TCS over currenty FM9 install

2010-08-23 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, I want to test the complete Adobe TCS - but I have a (licenced) copy of FM9 installed. What does the TCS installer do, adapt my current FM9 (ini file), replace it or add a new install? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe

RE: Installing Adobe TCS over currenty FM9 install

2010-08-23 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
That's what I expected, but I just want to be sure about it. Thanks Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu

RE: FrameMaker 9 Reviewers CD

2010-08-24 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Shlomo, thanks! Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema...@idtp.eu

RE: Installing Adobe TCS over currently FM9 install

2010-08-24 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema...@idtp.eu -Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: RJ

how to get rid of 'license expired'....

2010-08-25 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema...@idtp.eu

problems installing FrameMaker9

2010-08-31 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
- can't find it in the registry (WinXP Professional), can this be deleted manually? Thanks .. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA

RE: problems installing FrameMaker9 - solved

2010-08-31 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Ok, problem solved: I had to delete a temporary file from the Adobe licensing folder. Thanks to the Adobe support site . Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype

RE: problems installing FrameMaker9 - solved

2010-09-01 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
You could check this page: http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/405/kb405970.html What helped me was step 6, delete temp files (hidden files) from \Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Adobe PCD\cache Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified

OT - count pages

2010-09-08 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, We need to count pages in appr 700 word documents. Does anyone know of a tool that counts pages in a folderstructure (windows)? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel

RE: OT - count pages

2010-09-08 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Jiang Senior Chinese Translator, Project Manager of Multilingual Localization Projects Beijin, China -Original Message- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp Sent: Wednesday, September 08, 2010 5:26

setting up technical documentation workflow from scratch

2010-10-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
not tight on budget SDL Trisoft. (just google for the URLs) Some of these work with FrameMaker, some don't (out of the box) and these are not all DITA but in all cases DITA compliant if needed. Want more help? Contact me off list! HTH Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP

RE: framers Digest, Vol 60, Issue 16

2010-10-18 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
on conditional settings. What these have in common is that the graphic container (table or frame) runs off the page. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel

urgent : Framemaker 8 reg error after installing updates ...

2010-10-19 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
this? Thanks.. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support

Solved: urgent : Framemaker 8 reg error after installing updates ...

2010-10-19 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
After removing and reinstalling for the 3rd time it worked. Finally.J Regards, Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram...@lists.frameusers.com

Re: Best Adobe tool for creating context-based help?

2010-11-15 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Try Webworks, or Adobe AIR through Robohelp. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu

RE: Transfer a Heading1 titel to the header of a next book file

2010-12-03 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
paragraph format to hold the marker and give it a large space after to make sure the body text will start in the main text frame (I'm not sure what happens if you create a separate flow). Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified

RE: Arial Unicode query in FrameMaker (Rob Shell)

2010-12-06 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema...@idtp.eu

Re: Chapter Numbering Problem

2010-12-17 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema...@idtp.eu

RE: Replacing special character single quote

2010-12-17 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
it. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu www.nldita.nl FrameMaker support: framema

framemaker and XML export and import

2010-12-27 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
structured FM there's no option to roundtrip XML. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker tel. +31652036811 Skype wimhooghwinkel Twitter @idtp @NLDITA mailto:i...@idtp.eu i...@idtp.eu www.idtp.eu

Re: decrementing number tags

2011-01-25 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
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Re: Numbering question

2011-01-28 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
($chapnum) and the files in the folder do have a section number ($sectionnum), while reusing the chapter number of the containing folder. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker http://www.nldita2011.com

FM 10 structapps file in user folder not synchronized?

2011-07-01 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
in on startup. Anyone encountered the same behavior - or is it just me? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker http://www.nldita2011.com/ NLDITA 2011 - june 1 2011 in Utrecht - DITA and topic

Solved - FM 10 structapps file in user folder not synchronized

2011-07-01 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Well, it turned out to be my problem only. I redownloaded and reinstalled FM and now all works well. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker http://www.nldita2011.com/ NLDITA 2011 - june 1 2011

Re: FrameMaker 10 Interface/Accessibility questions

2011-07-12 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Did you know that FrameMaker 10 has a command (button) to go to the cursor location: it's right next to the zoom buttons, bottom of the screen. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker NLDITA 2011

Fm bug: Compare Documents feature does not compare text in

2011-08-28 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Yves, I don't think it's a bug, technically it's correct: the documents are the same; but it should say that the tetxt insets links are different. I suggest you file this as a feature requirement for FM11. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication

RE: Translating English to Portuguese

2011-11-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi dave, What exactly are you looking for in terms of consideration? Translating FM files from English to Portuguese shouldn't be any problem for a translation agency. Framemaker will support Portuguese in any FM version. The specific availability of Portuguese dictionary and hyphenation in FM 9

RE: Translating English to Portuguese

2011-11-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Dave, If you didn't consider MIF files, what would have been your approach (just curious ...)? Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker NLDITA Winter 2011 – December 2011 in Utrecht – Special about

RE: Translating English to Portuguese

2011-11-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
the MIF (with S-tagger) as Unicode, not default FrameMaker as up to FM 7. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker NLDITA Winter 2011 – December 2011 in Utrecht – Special about localization and translation

RE: Translating English to Portuguese

2011-11-11 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
? They just disappear. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker NLDITA Winter 2011 – December 2011 in Utrecht – Special about localization and translation of DITA and XML content NLDITA Tools 2012 – April 2012

Set the cross-ref format for related links

2011-11-17 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
still uses 'DITA Default Format'. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in FrameMaker http://www.ditatools.com/ NLDITA Winter 2011 - December 2011 in Utrecht - Special about localization and translation of DITA

RE: Frame 10 XML/translation question

2011-12-05 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
). All you need after translation is a Windows system that supports Japanese. Contact me off list if you need advise on translation vendors that can handle your files without problems. Kind regards, vriendelijke groet, Wim Hooghwinkel iDTP - Technical Communication Consultant, Adobe Certified

Re Index Numerals Reference Page font settings NOT working

2012-10-29 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Hi Rob, Check your reference page frames, the correct one should be named IX. Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to framers@lists.frameusers.com. To

ANN: FrameMaker training in Utrecht

2013-01-08 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
NL: Voor de komende maanden zijn we bezig met de planning van FrameMaker trainingen in Utrecht. In eerste instantie gaat het om basistraining maar indien voldoende belangstelling kunnen we ook gevorderd, structured, DITA, template-ontwerp etc aanbieden. Belangstelling of weet je anderen die

Re: Make files open in correct version

2013-01-15 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Karen, If you start FrameMaker (11) from the command line (as administrator) with the -reg flag, the registry will be updated and connect FM11 to all FM extensions. In the FM folder is a file named 'fmreg.txt' that will be invoked either when you start FM for the first time or when you use

RE: Inconsistent Conditional Text Settings that won't go away

2013-01-16 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hello Fei, you could try to set the conditional show/hide settings from within the book file. Then it will update al (selected) files in the book with the same settings. Vriendelijke groet / Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel Information Energy 2013 – Leading Conference on Innovation in

RE: Pagination FM 11

2013-02-01 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Judy, don't forget to update the FM book after applying your conditional settings. You should always set the pagination properties from within the book file (as recommended procedure) and not from within individual files. Be sure to agree with overriding the individual file settings when

RE: Relative vs. absolute links

2013-02-28 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Peggy, it's your workflow that creates the confusion in references. You say: ''3) I opened all of the files in FM 9, therefore converting them to FM 9 format. I did my cleanup, including fixing the graphics path to the Graphics subfolder and fixing cross-reference links that were broken. In

Re: ANN: WS Utilities 2.00 (FM plugin) release

2013-05-21 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Russ, looks good, thanks! Vriendelijke groet / Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel Op 21 mei 2013, om 19:00 heeft framers-requ...@lists.frameusers.com het volgende geschreven: Subject: ANN: WS Utilities 2.00 (FM plugin) release Message-ID:

FM11 license under parallels and bootcamp

2013-07-10 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi all, I'm using a macbook with bootcamp and Parallels. So I can either start up with Windows (bootcamp) or start Windows (and FM) from within the MacOS using Parallels. Parallels uses the bootcamp partition so the Windows environment is the same. Now the issue is that when I'v been working

Template content for new DITA topics (FM 11)

2013-07-10 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi Framers, FM 11 - I'm Trying to find where I can change the default contents of a new DITA topic. Ay suggestions? This is plain FM 11, no DITA-FMx. Thanks, Vriendelijke groet / Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel Information Energy 2013 – Leading Conference on Innovation in Knowledge and

Re: Template content for new DITA topics (FM 11)

2013-07-10 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
On 7/10/13 4:30 AM, Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp wrote: Hi Framers, FM 11 - I'm Trying to find where I can change the default contents of a new DITA topic. Ay suggestions? This is plain FM 11, no DITA-FMx. Thanks, Vriendelijke groet / Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel Information Energy 2013

Re: Template content for new DITA topics (FM 11) = strawman structure

2013-07-10 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
blog.pngmattrsullivan.com On Jul 10, 2013, at 9:15 AM, Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp w...@idtp.eu wrote: Hi Scott, well, the template file doesn't bring content. The default DITA topic types have blanc templates, but creating a new topic brings a basic structure (topic-title-topicmeta-body-relatedlinks). I'd

script for batch PDF generation

2013-09-30 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi all, I'm looking for a way to automate the pdf generation of FM books (unstructured) in FM11. Use case: 6 books, each in 24 languages to be printed to PDF once a day. Has anyone such a script (ExtendScript) available or knows of a plugin that performs it? Would be nice if the script will

Structured FrameMaker Developer's Guide for FM 11?

2013-10-17 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Does anyone know if there's an updated version of the Structured FrameMaker Developer's Guide or reference guide available somewhere that goes beyond FM9? The FrameMaker 11 help mentions: For more information, see the online manual, Developing Structured Applications with Adobe FrameMaker on

Insert image as H/F variable

2013-10-18 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
Hi, one of my clients wants to use images as (in) H/F variables. This can not be done using default FM functions, as a variable can not contain an image. Has anyone handled this kind of formatting and can give me some suggestions? Or may be someone has a script available to replace H/F with

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