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The Ultimate Style Sheet Tip in MadCap Flare

Posted by Mike Hamilton

February 20, 20085 Comments

I speak with literally hundreds of Flare users every month and one frustration that I hear over and over is about the strict nature of using CSS styles in an XML environment. People are used to creating styles in an application like Microsoft Word and then being able to use those styles anywhere. Due to the strict nature of XML if you create a paragraph CSS style then it can …

The Ultimate Style Sheet Tip in MadCap Flare
MadCap Flare Recommended Reading List

Posted by Mike Hamilton

February 11, 20083 Comments

UPDATE: Sept 28, 2010 This list will now be maintained on our main web site at https://www.madcapsoftware.com/services/training/books.aspx . This has turned out to be one of the most viewed topics of this blog and there have been some new titles published so I wanted to update the content. I am often asked for book or other resource recommendations for new MadCap Flare …

MadCap Flare Recommended Reading List
Why name a product Flare?!

Posted by Mike Hamilton

February 7, 20083 Comments

I thought I would start out with something light but interesting. A bit of insight into the beginnings of MadCap Software. A few people have asked about the name of our flagship product, MadCap Flare, and how it came to be named that. Well many people know about our background and our long involvement with the RoboHelp product line, and as the product manager for RoboHelp I …

Why name a product Flare?!
Hello world!

Posted by Mike Hamilton

February 6, 2008

Welcome to my new little scratchpad. This will become a semi-quasi-not-quite official space to communicate the goings on at MadCap Software, at least from my perspective. A space for me to share tips, tricks and general good nuggets of information about MadCap Software tools and services. This blog will in no way be a replacement for our official technical support channels …