FrameMaker 16.0.1 now available

Here’s a list of the issues fixed in November 2020.

Use the Help>Updates option to start download, or visit

to download manually.

Look for a second update to arrive soon…

Check FrameMaker community for solutions, workarounds, or any late-breaking information.

FrameMaker Update 1 – November 11, 2020

Fixed Issues

  • For a set of files, the dynamic conditional filtering does not work as expected.
    (Ref – 9378)
  • Saving a file in MIF format results in loss of content where some special characters are used.
    (Ref – 9355)
  • Missing entries found in the ToC in Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 9325)
  • Importing FrameMaker documents in RoboHelp does now work as expected.
    (Ref – 9311)
  • A nested <indexterm> or an <indexterm> defined inside prolog > metadata element does not render in the Responsive HTML5 or PDF output.
    (Ref – 9297, 9193, 8997)
  • Special characters in index terms are getting replaced with an underscore.
    (Ref – 9197)
  • Heading tags are lost in tagged PDF output for documents created in earlier version of FrameMaker.
    (Ref – 9282)
  • SGML is not recognized as a valid file type in FrameMaker.
    (Ref – 9275)
  • Whitespaces are lost in full-text preview and auto-suggest in Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 9198)
  • The support for user-assistance context-string (@ux-context-string) is missing in DITA and subsequent Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 9196)
  • Soft return (Shift+Enter) with paragraph justification formatting is not published correctly in the PDF or Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 9069)
  • The XML code generated for adding an image element in LwDITA is invalid.
    (Ref – 8974)
  • Styles defined on external cross-references are not getting applied in Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 8971)
  • Cropped text noticed in the Rule File Maker dialog, which is used by the Structured Application Designer.
    (Ref – 8897)
  • Paragraph numbering used in the ToC does not publish in the Responsive HTML5 output.
    (Ref – 8805)
  • Opening the Review Panel for in-review document takes longer than expected time.
    (Ref – 9255)
  • The default timeout setting for SharePoint CMS is not adequate to work with larger files.
    (Ref – 8740)
  • For a set of files in Chinese locale, FrameMaker crashes on opening the file with unexpected characters.
    (Ref – 9355)
  • When Auto Collapse panels option is turned ON, some specific operations cause FrameMaker to freeze.
    (Ref – 6502)

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