Black Friday 2020: 50% discount on HelpNDoc till Monday only !

Black Friday 2020: 50% discount on HelpNDoc till Monday only !

For a limited period of time only, purchase the Professional Edition of HelpNDoc at a 50% discount. We believe this discount is a great opportunity to purchase your full version of HelpNDoc and benefit from its amazing features at an incredible price. This is also a good opportunity for existing customers to purchase extra licenses for team mates, friends and family. But hurry up as this discount is only available till Monday included.

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How to define robots.txt and Robots meta tags in your HTML documentation ?

How to define robots.txt and Robots meta tags in your HTML documentation ?
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Technical writers can use a special robots.txt file or define robots meta tags in their HTML documentation to specify how popular search engines, such as Google or Bing, should index and serve individual pages in search results. In this article, we will see how we can update the default HTML template provided by the HelpNDoc help authoring tool to generate a robots.txt file, specify a project-wide default value for the robots meta tag, and override its content on specific documentation pages.

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How to manage HelpNDoc’s panels: move and dock them where you want

How to manage HelpNDoc's panels: move and dock them where you want
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HelpNDoc’s stunning user interface has been carefully designed to be as clean and easy to use as possible. It presents the minimum needed to be as fast and effective as possible in writing and producing help files, user manuals and eBooks; Yet it provides advanced features for power users such as the ability to move, resize and place panels wherever you like. Let’s see how this can be achieved in this article.

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Summer Sale 2020: 50% discount on all editions of HelpNDoc till Monday only!

Summer Sale 2020: 50% discount on all editions of HelpNDoc till Monday only!

Warning! Some information and techniques detailed on this page may be out of date. For more up-to-date information on this topic, we recommend that you check the following page: Online Store: Purchase HelpNDoc Licenses. Update: The discount is now over. Thank you to all who participated. We are thrilled to announce that for a limited period of time, you can purchase the Standard or Professional Editions of HelpNDoc at a 50% discount.

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How to update the icons of your HTML documentation’s table of contents

How to update the icons of your HTML documentation's table of contents
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Creating the most complete, comprehensive and up-to-date documentation is the number one priority of technical writers. But readers expect a clean and modern design and companies oftentimes need to integrate documentation web-sites with their existing material, thus mimicking a predefined look-and-feel. Thankfully, the HelpNDoc help authoring tool lets you rapidly add a logo or custom CSS code for quick customization, or even create a completely new template to fully customize your deliverables.

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Add Bar Codes or QR Codes and list anchors in your documentation projects with HelpNDoc 6.9

Add Bar Codes or QR Codes and list anchors in your documentation projects with HelpNDoc 6.9
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We are glad to announce the release of HelpNDoc 6.9, a major update of the popular help authoring tool which can be downloaded completely free for personal use and evaluation purposes. This major update includes many new features such as the addition of a Bar codes and QR codes editor, the ability to analyze all anchors used within your documentation project, improved documentation importers, and much more. Read on to learn more and download your free version of HelpNDoc now.

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How to schedule automated user documentation generation ?

How to schedule automated user documentation generation ?
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Technical writers need to frequently build their documentation, user manual or help web-sites to be able to share them with team members or deliver them to end-users. This can be a time consuming process which require care and attention to make sure that the correct version is periodically built. Fortunately, the HelpNDoc help authoring tool can be automated to perform scheduled documentation generation. Let’s see how this can be done.

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Import from CHM help files’ source and customizable keyboard shortcuts in HelpNDoc 6.8

Import from CHM help files' source and customizable keyboard shortcuts in HelpNDoc 6.8
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We are glad to announce the release of HelpNDoc 6.8, a major update of the popular help authoring tool which can be downloaded completely free for personal use and evaluation purposes. This major update includes many new features such as the ability to import CHM help files’ HHP source projects, a keyboard shortcut editor, better image and image map support and much more. Read on to learn more and download your free version of HelpNDoc now.

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Automatic generation of YouTube and Vimeo embed codes and improved High-DPI screen support in HelpNDoc 6.7

Automatic generation of YouTube and Vimeo embed codes and improved High-DPI screen support in HelpNDoc 6.7
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We are glad to announce the release of HelpNDoc 6.7, a major update of the popular help authoring tool which can be downloaded completely free for personal use and evaluation purposes. This major update includes many new features such as the ability to automatically generate YouTube and Vimeo embed codes and warn if the generated documentation’s folder is not accessible before generation. It also includes a lot of enhancements and bug fixes for Word and PDF generation on High-DPI screens.

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How to locate and fix broken hyperlinks in your user manuals, eBooks and help files

How to locate and fix broken hyperlinks in your user manuals, eBooks and help files
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Technical writers rely on hyperlinks to organize and reference multiple parts of their printed user manuals, eBooks or help files. Making sure hyperlinks are up to date is very important as broken hyperlinks can disrupt the learning flow of the end-user, who might be overwhelmed as she couldn’t find the information needed: this can lead to increased support costs if a support ticket is opened. Thankfully, the HelpNDoc help authoring tool includes a straightforward hyperlink analyzer to help technical writers quickly spot and fix problematic hyperlinks.

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