Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a screen capture, part of RoboHelp 9 HTML Essential Training.
You know, sometimes a picture is indeed worth a thousand words and if you're…scrolling through text in a help system, sometimes it's just easier to understand…what you're reading if you could only see it.…So in those cases it's nice to know there is a nice little integration here in…RoboHelp with something called RoboScreenCapture.…It allows you to capture any portion of your screen, any window, and add it to…your project seamlessly.…That's what we're going to do right now with our Using LDC project.…We'll start by going to the Managing Your Account TOC book and clicking the…Plus sign to expand that, and let's go down to Reactivating your Account and…double-click there.…
So there is some text about reactivation, and it talks about clicking on the…Reactivate option, or link, here.…And if you're not sure where that is or what it looks like, wouldn't it be nice…to add a little picture of that?…Well, all you really need to do is open up your web browser and go to the spot…that you want to copy.…In this case, it's the reactivate link that appears in the top-right corner of…
- Touring the interface and workspaces
- Creating a project and importing content
- Auto-creating a TOC
- Merging help projects
- Generating FlashHelp output
- Controlling page layout with tables and DHTML
- Creating indexes, search terms, and glossary terms
- Building forms with buttons and check boxes
- Controlling output with conditional text
- Creating skins and master pages
- Reviewing projects and managing comments and changes
- Applying ActiveX controls
- Generating printed documents
Skill Level Beginner
Q: When I insert the ActiveX Calendar control and try to hide the title by setting the ShowTitle property to false, the title is not removed and remains visible. Why is this happening?
A: There are many ActiveX controls available and many versions of a control may exist. Different versions of a control can behave differently. Certain properties may work in one version of a control and not in another. ActiveX controls can be installed on your computer by different programs other than RoboHelp, such as Microsoft Excel and Access. In this title, version 11.0 of the Calendar control is used. If you are using a different version of the Calendar control, the ShowTitle property may not work properly. Go to www.microsoft.com to learn more about ActiveX controls and their properties.
1. Getting to Know RoboHelp
2. Creating WebHelp Projects
3. Merging Projects
4. Formatting Topics
5. Creating FlashHelp Projects
6. Using Graphics and Multimedia
7. Using Tags, Variables, and Snippets
Using multiple TOCs2m 56s
8. Working with Tables and DHTML
9. Working with Indexes and Searches
10. Using Forms and Frames
11. Using Skins and Master Pages
12. Reviewing Projects and Collaborating
13. Using ActiveX Controls
14. Generating Printed Documents
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