If you have existing documentation in other formats you can import it to Help+Manual and create a new project in one easy process. Interactive instructions guide you through each step of the process of importing the data.
Before importing from any of these formats please check the Settings for importing data:
•MS CHM files and HTML files (check structure for optimum import)
•AuthorIT projects (you need to publish your book to XML first)
•MS Word files (save as RTF in Word first)
•MS WinHelp (use the .HPJ project if possible)
•Adobe RoboHelp for HTML (check structure and formatting)
•Adobe FrameMaker (save to RTF first)
1.Select the File menu and click on New Project.
2.Select the format you want to import from in the Import existing documentation to a new project section in the lower part of the page
3.Select the source files, then enter the name, save location, format and other settings for the new project in the same way as for an empty new project.
4.If there are additional options click on Continue with Options and set the options. Then click on Import to finish.
See Settings for importing data for details on the optimum settings for each data format.
See Settings for importing data for full details. The following settings are the same for all formats:
•Project file format:
•Project language and character set: