How to Use Change Tracking in Arbortext

In Arbortext, you can use the Change Tracking feature to track changes to text and markup.

Change tracking facilitates collaboration with other authors and editors by highlighting changes and allowing you to accept or reject them. It’s remarkably simple to take advantage of the change tracking feature for authoring. It is just as easy to show those same changes in published output.

In this session, we will show you how to turn on the feature, how to use it, how to accept or reject changes, how to view the different configurations of the document under review, and how to publish with changes visible.

We’ve even included a bonus: How to compare documents!

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Working with DITA Maps in Arbortext

In Arbortext 7.0, creating, editing, and manipulating DITA maps is easy to do!  In this TC Dojo: Arbortext Edition, we cover the basics for creating, managing, and using maps in Arbortext Editor.

We show you how to insert all kinds of DITA content: Topics, Concepts, References, Tasks, other maps and more! We explain the Resource Manager, several ways to create new topics and manage or insert existing topics. If there’s time, we will discuss how you can create your own templates to create stub documents that get you started quickly creating standard information structures.

By the end, you’ll be a pro at working with DITA maps in Arbortext.

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Arbortext Editor for Authoring: So Easy A Child Can Do It

One of the hardest things for technical communicators moving into an XML authoring environment is that you’re learning two things at once: A new UI and a new technology. In this session, we’re going to take a step back and walk through the Editor UI. There are a lot of features right at your fingertips that make it easy to get started. We’ll show them to you and give you a chance to see Arbortext Editor in a neutral context.

  • When: 30 January 2014
  • Audience: All levels
  • Cost: Free

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