Import Conditional Build Tags in RoboHelp 2020

I recently worked with a client who needed to pass a dozen or so conditional build tags (CBTs) across her new and existing RoboHelp projects. We needed to go a bit “under the hood” to get it done, but in the end, it was an easy project. The key thing to know is that conditions…

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A curious cause of Unavailable Fonts in FrameMaker

I ran across a novel reference to Univers 45 Light Light the other day…see the end of this post for details. -Matt Missing fonts can cause havoc in your documents. They can: Slow down opening of multiple files (depending on your tolerance for suppressing alert boxes) Prevent updating of books Cause issues with PDF and…

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[FIXED] Fixing the FrameMaker 2019 Welcome screen

[UPDATE] As of 21 March, 2022, Adobe has remedied the resources that caused the odd screen magnification for users of FrameMaker 2019 and 2017. This issue should no longer be present. It seems that around the time of the FrameMaker 16.0.4 update, Adobe modified resources that were used in the FrameMaker 15.0.x (FrameMaker 2019) release.…

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FrameMaker 2020 Update 4 now available

Most notably, Update 4 includes support for the recently released Windows 11. Other significant fixes relate to HTML5 and PDF output. Users of previous versions (16.0.3 and below) may still have success with Windows 11, but this latest release is certified to work in the Win 11 environment. Here is Adobe’s description of the update:…

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