Top reasons to buy Adobe RoboHelp 9
Automated CSH authoring—Speed up development time with automated CSH authoring, improved
Map ID, and live linking—no manually matching items or programming required.
Next-generation collaboration and review support—Collaborate and share using Adobe PDF, live
linking, Adobe RoboHelp software review management, or Adobe AIR Help with new advanced
author-to-author, author-to-SME, and author-to-end-user features.
Shared reusable resources—Save time and boost productivity by reusing assets across authors and
projects. Maintain consistency and conform to organizational and industry standards using linked
resources that can be updated simultaneously.
Community-authored content—Enrich the quality of your content by adding Web 2.0 interactivity
with enhanced Adobe AIR Help features that empower users to add comments and feedback, and
generate relevant content independently.
External web content support—Create rich, interactive help content by providing access to external
web content—just specify or preselect search metadata while authoring.
Dynamic user-centric content—Improve the end-user experience by enabling personalized filtering of
content. Author once with prespecified search metadata to allow users to search for relevant content
that is dynamically filtered based on their role, geography, products, or operating system.
Multichannel and multidevice publishing—Leverage the multichannel publishing versatility of
Adobe RoboHelp 9 software to distribute your output in print, PDF, WebHelp, CHM, Adobe AIR,
EPUB, HTML/XML, Eclipse Help, and others. Publish to eBook readers, mobile devices, and tablet
PCs via EPUB support.
Moderation and storage of comments—Enable topic ratings, and public and private comments.
Configure and moderate comments, or store outside the network via an Adobe AIR application.
Advanced analytics—Gain valuable insight into usage patterns to better meet user needs with
customizable Adobe RoboHelp Server 9 software feedback reports. Leverage advanced reporting
capabilities to import external data on topics, search terms, OS analytics, browsing patterns, and more.
Browser, platform, and device support—Stay up to date with support for the latest browsers, platforms,
and devices (eBook readers, mobile devices, tablet PCs, and more), and import or output Microsoft Word
Adobe AIR Help Skin Editor—Achieve a more professional look by changing colors, styles, and fonts
to match company branding and other specifications with the enhanced Adobe AIR Help Skin Editor.
Adobe AIR reviews—Export your Adobe RoboHelp software project as an Adobe AIR application
for email-based or online reviews. Combine and manage comments from multiple reviewers into a
Live link support for Microsoft Word files—Import multiple Word files simultaneously, along with
indexes, glossaries, and tables of contents. Easily map Word styles to Adobe RoboHelp styles. Repurpose
Word content for HTML on import, and use markers to identify CSH topics.
Scripting and automation support—Use new scripting features to generate custom reports,
automate frequently used workflows, and even extend the functionality of Adobe RoboHelp
software. Take advantage of command-line support, an easy-to-use script management interface,
and script-editing and debugging tools.
List and Table styles—Work with a completely enhanced CSS Style Editor that allows you to define
and edit List and Table styles.
Enhanced templates—Take advantage of enhanced support for master pages as well as advanced
interface features such as breadcrumbs, mini tables of contents, and “see also” references.
Adobe Captivate® integration—Easily integrate Adobe Captivate show-me demos and how-to
illustrations with your help files.
Adobe RoboScreenCapture® utility—Take screen captures, edit screenshots, and export images to
more than 20 image file formats with Adobe RoboScreenCapture.
Adobe RoboSource Control™—Use the built-in Adobe RoboSource Control application (or a thirdparty
software version control application) to collaborate on projects. Restrict file access, view
complete document histories, roll back to previous versions, and compare two versions of a file.
Adobe RoboHelp Server 9—Deploy and manage the latest online content, and control and monitor the
use of web-based help systems and knowledgebases in real time through a web interface. Gain valuable
insight from customizable feedback reports on usage patterns, topics, search terms, and OS analytics.