I created Help files using WebHelp Pro and they are
integrated into our web-based application. Site Help works fine in
IE, Netscape and FireFox. My project manager decided to check
Safari because apparently use of this browser is becoming more
prevalent. Here's what he found:
"In the Site Help page, the left pane did not load properly
– I could not see any links. I think its called the
Navigation or Contents pane. Also, the Index pane did not display
Does anyone know why this is, and if it can be fixed?
Also, does anyone know what Adobe says about compatibility of
WebHelp output with browsers?
In the RH Help, topic "WebHelp browser and platform
* Macintosh has a 32-character file name limit. If you have
long topic titles with matching long file names, the topics will
not be viewable on a Macintosh.
* Output displays as HTML lists instead of using Dynamic HTML
or Java applets.
* .BMP image files do not display properly. Use .GIF or .JPG
See also their topic "About generating WebHelp with different
options." There's stuff in these topics about using the Pure HTML
option for those platforms/browsers that don't fully support
Dynamic HTML, which might apply here.