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by Costin
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: add html fragments in Topic pages
Replies: 3
Views: 100

Re: add html fragments in Topic pages

Hi Catherine, There must be a misunderstanding here. Even if their naming was not very inspired, the webhelp.fragment.before.body and webhelp.fragment.after.body parameters refer to placeholders that are part of the <body> element. More specific, the webhelp.fragment.before.body parameter displays t...
by Costin
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Webhelp Responsive: prevent caching
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: Webhelp Responsive: prevent caching

Hello, If you refer that the end-users need to refresh the web browser page to see the latest revision of the WebHelp output (using the F5 shortcut, or the refresh action), this is intended behavior and that's how it works for each page. Even in the section from the WebHelp Classic User-Guide that y...
by Costin
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Japanese Webhelp search seems to hang in loop
Replies: 1
Views: 118

Re: Japanese Webhelp search seems to hang in loop

Hello, We have updated the jQuery library in a maintenance build of the previous version 21.1. This could generate issues for some users that were using a custom publishing template defined in an older version, that includes older version HTML layout files. In the default publishing templates that c...
by Costin
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Feature Request
Topic: DITA-OT PDF2 - Generate numbers before topic's title
Replies: 2
Views: 66

Re: DITA-OT PDF2 - Generate numbers before topic's title

Hi, I just wanted to let you know that, in the DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS transformation scenario, there is a predefined parameter (under the "Parameters" tab of the scenario configuration dialog), called "Numbering". You could easily achieve what you need (deep numbering), just by setting ...
by Costin
Thu Mar 05, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Customize HTML page layout files
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Customize HTML page layout files

Hi Catherine, A lot of changes may have occurred since the old version 20, so it is not guaranteed that the publishing template customization that you developed for a specific older version will work by default also with a newer version, without migrating them first through some simple steps. More s...
by Costin
Thu Mar 05, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Expand/collapse text
Replies: 5
Views: 734

Re: Expand/collapse text

Hi, The support that we have implemented in WebHelp for the expand/collapse functionality is not extensible, so it is not possible to have expand/collapse functionality also for notes and all tables, by default. However, even if I could not tell exactly how that should look like, probably you could ...
by Costin
Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Suddenly ... underlined links?
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: Suddenly ... underlined links?

Hi, This is the default link styling and the links were styled the same way in the version 21 as well. However, if you do not want the links to be underlined, you could use a simple CSS with the rule: *[class ~= "topic/xref"], *[class ~= "topic/link"] { text-decoration: none; } Then pass the customi...
by Costin
Fri Feb 28, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: symbols ### appears in PDF output
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: symbols ### appears in PDF output

Hello, The ## symbols appear when you are using a specific font that does not have support for specific characters or glyphs. What version and build of oXygen are you using (you can find this information in the dialog from oXygen menu Help > About)? I tested using oXygen XML Editor version 22 but co...
by Costin
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Searching Chinese contents doesn't work
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: Searching Chinese contents doesn't work

Hi Catherine, We need you to provide an example of what you tried to search and did not return any results. Also, it would be great if you could provide us access to a WebHelp output of yours, that reproduces the issue (you could provide the output or a link to a hosted output on our official suppor...
by Costin
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Can I categorize topics for webhelp outputs?
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: Can I categorize topics for webhelp outputs?

Hi If we correctly understood your question, you would like to have a similar tiled layout also for topics. Unfortunately, this is not possible by default, using the current implementation of WebHelp, as there is no template that you could use for that. However, I've just logged an improvement reque...
by Costin
Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: PDF Landscape orientation
Replies: 5
Views: 285

Re: PDF Landscape orientation

Hi,

It is possible to rotate the whole topic that contains the table.
See the instructions under "If you want to rotate the entire topic that contains the big table, use:" in this page from DCPP User-Guide.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: page counter reset issue
Replies: 14
Views: 1175

Re: page counter reset issue

Hi Duncan, I also tried the Julien's rule and it works correctly - page numbering is reset by the very first chapter, which starts at page 1 in the PDF output. Most probably, in your CSS you have another rule that uses a selector who overrides this. You should debug your customization CSS and look f...
by Costin
Tue Feb 11, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Responsive Webhelp: add custom XML file to output
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Re: Responsive Webhelp: add custom XML file to output

Hello, Note that there is a dedicated scenario parameter that can be used for this purpose. In the transformation scenario configuration dialog, under the Parameters tab, look for "webhelp.custom.resources". You could use that parameter to set the path of a folder containing any custom resources (fi...
by Costin
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How to change casing of titles in the top navigation
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: How to change casing of titles in the top navigation

Hello,

It's not clear what you mean. Most probably you could filter the trade mark sign even in the source files.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Feature Request
Topic: Using a more recent PDF version for PDF production
Replies: 2
Views: 239

Re: Using a more recent PDF version for PDF production

Hi Chris, Our politics is to use the minimal PDF version, in order to avoid any compatibility issues. Changing the version is not possible by default - that's not something that could be easily achieved through a dedicated parameter or something/ However, we will investigate internally to see if we ...
by Costin
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How to change casing of titles in the top navigation
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: How to change casing of titles in the top navigation

Hello, By default, we capitalize the titles from the top menu in the WebHelp Responsive output. However, you could easily override this through CSS. More specific, you could use something like: .wh_top_menu *{ text-transform: none; } in a customization .css file that you could use (either as a trans...
by Costin
Mon Feb 03, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Footnote links not resolving
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: Footnote links not resolving

Hi Anna, I've just tested this, using the latest version and build of oXygen XML (v21.1, build 2019120214) available on our website, but could not reproduce the behavior your reported on a local WebHelp Responsive output. Are you using an older/different version? The id's seem to remain unchanged an...
by Costin
Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Unnecessary blank page before front page
Replies: 2
Views: 153

Re: Unnecessary blank page before front page

Hello, I tested, using the latest version of oXygen (21.1) available from our website, your CSS rules and the PDF (CSS Formatter - Deprecated) scenario, with the "hide.frontpage.toc.index.glossary" parameter set to "yes", but could not reproduce the issue. There is no blank page added. Let us know: ...
by Costin
Thu Jan 30, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Figure and table caption formatting
Replies: 3
Views: 259

Re: Figure and table caption formatting

Hello, Please note that, even if CSS customization falls outside of the technical support that we offer (software functionality issues, feature requests and punctual questions related to specific features of our software), we could also try to see if we could find something for you, withing the time...
by Costin
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Empty Page Layout
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: Empty Page Layout

Then maybe adding also

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*[outputclass~="blankPageAfter"]:after{
	counter-reset: page;
}
in your CSS could force the page reset.


Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Mon Jan 27, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Adding copyright towards the end of the main/landing page
Replies: 4
Views: 215

Re: Adding copyright towards the end of the main/landing page

Hi, Yes, like the parameter's description also reads: Specifies either an XHTML fragment or the path to an XHTML file. The XHTML content will be included at the end of the html 'body' element in all generated WebHelp pages. The WebHelp Responsive output itself is an HTML output, so, yes, will be dis...
by Costin
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: for empty page layout
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Re: for empty page layout

Hi, It's not so clear what exactly do you want to achieve. I mean, I could not understand very well, how would you like to have an empty page forced on the right side (odd), while your chapters always start also on odd page. It would be best if you could send on our official support email (support@o...
by Costin
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Spaceing and Alignment for Step tag
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Spaceing and Alignment for Step tag

Hello, We are not aware of any issues in what it takes the alignment / line height. As this could be probably caused by a wrong selector, that does not match the correct element, or by a selector that has a higher specificity than the ones you are using (there are rules coming also from the built-in...
by Costin
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How to reset chapter number for the first topic?
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: How to reset chapter number for the first topic?

Hello, If you are using shallow numbering, you should try: *[class ~= "map/map"] { counter-reset: chapter 3 toc-chapter 3 figcount 0 tablecount 0 } *[class ~= "topic/topic"][is-chapter]:not([is-part]):not([is-index]){ counter-increment:chapter toc-chapter; counter-reset: section1; } The built-in CSS...
by Costin
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: Viewing comments from multiple reviews
Replies: 3
Views: 189

Re: Viewing comments from multiple reviews

They are expected, due to the technical limitations of the previous feedback system.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Fatal error returned on DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS
Replies: 6
Views: 305

Re: Fatal error returned on DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS

No, it's the console log. If you run the transformation scenario from inside one of the oXygen GUI products (Editor/Author), you obtain the transformation error log also in oXygen, in a dedicated view at the bottom. Otherwise, if you run the transformation from command line, you should have the log ...
by Costin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Resetting the Figure Numbering
Replies: 9
Views: 765

Re: Resetting the Figure Numbering

Hello, There is no sub-chapter level numbering that you could use by default in oXygen / Chemistry. The only available options are the ones mentioned in the Numbering Types section from the User-Guide . However, most probably you could perform your own CSS customization to obtain that. As a starting...
by Costin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Empty Page Layout
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: Empty Page Layout

Hi, This is not an oXygen XML issue, but a CSS customization. However, you could try to set an outputclass attribute (say "blankPageAfter") on the topicref after you need the blank-page (with "Intentionally left blank" text) , then use something like: *[class ~= "blankPageAfter"]:after { page: blank...
by Costin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Fatal error returned on DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS
Replies: 6
Views: 305

Re: Fatal error returned on DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS

Hello,

Please send us the full transformation log on our official support email address (support@oxygenxml.com).
Also, make sure that you run the scenario on a DITA Map, not on a CSS / XML file.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: The first page of document (not frontmatter) - different background
Replies: 9
Views: 603

Re: The first page of document (not frontmatter) - different background

Indeed, it is not possible to remove the number in the TOC, in the version 21. I've already logged this in our internal issue tracking system so our development team will implement an improvement in the next version of oXygen. If that's urgent and if you are interested to test the latest version of ...