I am having a problem with RoboHelp adding additional
I am creating WebHelp with RoboHelp HTML version 7.
the TOC, and to view the breadcrumb trail of topics.
Whenever I generate the help, RoboHelp will add an extra
instance of the navigation items - for example, the topic will
display SHOW (to show the TOC) twice at the top of the topic. Also,
when I view the project file from RoboHelp, there is now an
additional red box in the topic, signifying an (unwanted)
recompile help. And RoboHelp does not stop at two instances, it
adds a new instance each time it complies.
How can I prevent RobHelp from adding additional instances of
From what you have described, it would seem that you have
managed to overwrite your project source files with modified
WebHelp output files.
each topic to support the WebHelp functionality. If you repeatedly
take that output and re-use it as source, you keep getting more and
Step one is to figure out how it's happening and stop it.
Usually the publishing process is a likely candidate. I'd begin
looking there. If you are manually copying the files, you need to
stop and seriously re-think things.