Chunking Content for User Roles

Posted by Mike Hamilton

July 12, 20106 Comments

Selectively including or excluding content using conditional markers is something that most Flare authors are accustomed to. However, you may find yourself in a situation where you don't necessarily want to actually …

Chunking Content for User Roles
MadCap Flare on Mac OS X (virtually)

Posted by Mike Hamilton

January 29, 2010

A Flare user made the switch to Mac and took Flare with …

MadCap Flare on Mac OS X (virtually)
Adding Non-scrolling Regions to Flare Topics

Posted by Mike Hamilton

April 20, 20097 Comments

Something must be going around as I have suddenly received several requests for adding non-scrolling regions to topics in WebHelp. If you are not familiar with non-scrolling regions they date back to the days of …

Adding Non-scrolling Regions to Flare Topics
Speed Up Flare Compile/Generation Times

Posted by Mike Hamilton

December 8, 20085 Comments

Many have asked how the time for creating outputs can be reduced. The answer may not be all that intuitive. Those who have gone out and purchased the biggest, newest, fastest, whiz-bangy, multi-core, multi-thread, …

Speed Up Flare Compile/Generation Times
MadCap Flare Best Practices – Project Size

Posted by Mike Hamilton

August 13, 20082 Comments

I'm going to try something different here in the old blog. I'm going to do a short series on some of the questions that seem to come up over and over to help out those people who are new to our industry. The first …

MadCap Flare Best Practices – Project Size