We have a help system that is currently delivered as a set of
merged .chm files. I've been tasked with exploring what would be
necessary to migrate this to merged WebHelp and the material on
Peter's website has been invaluable.
We currently use two types of popup, one is the standard
version that you can make in RoboHelp 7 by selecting 'Display in
auto-sizing popup' or 'Display in custom-sized popup'. The other
Up to now, my experimentation has shown that only links to
topics in the local project can be turned into popups in WebHelp.
to work in merged webhelp? Or even the regular type.
[In RH X5.0.2] When you want a popup link to an external
topic (in one of the other projects in a merged system), you have
to fool RH. In the initial selection of the external topic, the
popup options are greyed out. Click OK to select the topic, then
double click the link and you'll see the popup options are now