Join Neil Perlin for an in-depth discussion in this video Solution 5: Use different links, part of MadCap Flare 11 Essential Training.
(tinkling music)…- [Voiceover] Here's my solution.…First I'll add the new topic called Links.…So I'll click on the "Content Menu"…on the "Content Explorer."…Click on the "Create A New Topic," icon.…When the "Add File," dialog box opens up…I make sure the file type is "Topic."…In the file name I'll type "Links."…And for the first heading I'll type "Links"…with a capital L.…
Click on "Add."…Here's my topic.…So now I'm going to type the working text…that I need to create my different links.…So I'll just highlight the sentence…and first I'll type "Hyperlink to Setters."…Drop down a line and type "Cross reference…"to" space, period.…Because cross reference you don't type the text.…The text appears itself automatically.…
Press "Enter."…I'll type "Popup link to Setters."…Press "Enter."…And then I'll type "Dropdown link."…Press Enter and then type "Text for dropdown link body."…So, I'll do a "Save All."…And now I can create these links.…
One thing to be aware of though,…if you want to create popup links…the popup link will only work if you're using…
- Creating content using topics
- Adding and managing topics
- Importing files
- Inserting graphics
- Creating a table of contents, glossary, and cross-references
- Adding hyperlinks
- Formatting documents with stylesheets
- Creating master pages
- Single sourcing content
- Using variables and snippets
- Generating output
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Basic Concepts
2. Creating Content Using Topics
4. Add Formatting
5. Single Sourcing
6. Understanding Outputs vs. Targets
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