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Windows eWriter eBooks can be viewed on any Windows computers and devices, including the growing number of Windows 8 and Windows 10 tablets. They are compatible with all versions from Windows 95 on up without additional software. They are distributed in an executable .exe file that also contains the viewer, so they are completely self-contained. See Windows eWriter eBooks in the Publishing Formats chapter for more details.

This is an HTML-based format that shares some settings with the other HTML-based output formats supported by Help+Manual.

eWriter is WebHelp packaged with an integrated viewer

Basically, eWriter is WebHelp packaged in a single file with an integrated viewer. You can use WebHelp skins for creating eWriter eBooks and fundamentally all the same layout and formatting options are available. The settings in this section configure the appearance and behavior of the embedded viewer.

Shared settings:

The options in the HTML Export Options section for WebHelp are also used for eBooks (ePUB, Kindle/Mobi and eWriter eBooks). These settings are accessible in the WebHelp section of your project configuration. Settings that are not relevant for individual formats are ignored in those formats.