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by paulkhillier
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value
Replies: 6
Views: 1155

Re: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value

Hi Oxygen Team, I think I figured it out and am posting my solution for the forum...the key is to specify "table" as the element, as otherprops is used in multiple elements across our documentation set. 1. Menu > XML Refactoring > Rename Attribute 2. For Element, specify table. 3. For Output, specif...
by paulkhillier
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value
Replies: 6
Views: 1155

Re: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value

Hi Costin and Dan, Understood and thanks for your help. I am reviewing the XML Refactoring Tool dialog box and options and I am not clear on how to achieve what would be the ideal result, which is to add a new attribute to tables containing otherprops="cheader", such as outputclass="columnheader". C...
by paulkhillier
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value
Replies: 6
Views: 1155

Re: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value

Hi Dan,

I am working with 100s of legacy topics (reports) that use "otherprops". Is there another, less elegant method I can use to style output based on this attribute?

Regards,

Paul H
by paulkhillier
Tue Jul 31, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value
Replies: 6
Views: 1155

Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value

Hello Oxygen Users and Team, I am trying to apply formatting to the first column of a two-column table that describes "Report Properties" using the "DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG)" transformation scenario. In our current output solution (TopLeaf), the formatting is applied IF the <tabl...
by paulkhillier
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter
Replies: 4
Views: 947

Re: Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter

Thank you Radu, that has the intended result.

With regards,

Paul Hillier
by paulkhillier
Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter
Replies: 4
Views: 947

Re: Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter

Hi Radu, Thanks for pointing me to the merged.xml... would you believe I've gotten through 80% of the templating without referring to this? :oops: Here is a snippet of the XML that I am trying to control page breaks for: <part xmlns:dita-ot="http://dita-ot.sourceforge.net/ns/201007/dita-ot" is-chapt...
by paulkhillier
Thu Jul 12, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter
Replies: 4
Views: 947

Controlling Page Breaks Before/After for Part/Chapter

Hello Oxygen Team and Users, I am struggling to figure out how to implement the following fir the DITA MAP PDF - Based on DITA and CSS (WYSIWYG) transform: • Part has page break before, but not after (keep with next chapter title) • Chapter has no page break before I tried coding the following (amon...
by paulkhillier
Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Avoid Chapter numbering of some topics
Replies: 8
Views: 1970

Re: Avoid Chapter numbering of some topics

Hello, I am in the midst of customizing our CSS and used the following methods to hide labels from Body/TOC/PDF Bookmarks: /* Hide Part and Chapter Label/Number */ *[class ~= "topic/topic"] > *[class ~= "topic/title"]:before { display:none; } /* Hide Figure and Table Label/Number */ *[class ~= "topi...
by paulkhillier
Thu Jun 28, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Populating <bookmap> element attributes on cover page.
Replies: 3
Views: 834

Re: Populating <bookmap> element attributes on cover page.

Hi Dan, Thank you for describing and providing the syntax for this, as well as supporting materials. It worked perfectly with a couple of tweaks (to my own bad code), which I have posted here for future reference to other users. I am new to CSS for Print / XPath and appreciate the guidance. We're ta...
by paulkhillier
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: PDF Bookmarks - Bookmaptitlealt duplicated - DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG)
Replies: 4
Views: 1070

Re: PDF Bookmarks - Bookmaptitlealt duplicated - DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG)

Hi Costin,

Thank you for your assistance on this issue. As requested, the DITA Map and an extract of the cover page / PDF bookmarks has been sent to the support inbox.

With regards,

Paul Hillier
by paulkhillier
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: PDF Bookmarks - Bookmaptitlealt duplicated - DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG)
Replies: 4
Views: 1070

PDF Bookmarks - Bookmaptitlealt duplicated - DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG)

Hello Oxygen Users and Team, I am using DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG) to style PDF output for our software release notes. When generating the bookmarks, I have bookmaptitlealt at the top level, followed by about release notes, TOC, and parts at the next level. The problem is, the book...
by paulkhillier
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Populating <bookmap> element attributes on cover page.
Replies: 3
Views: 834

Populating <bookmap> element attributes on cover page.

Hello Oxygen Team/Users We are migrating our structured authoring solution from XMetaL/TopLeaf to Oxygen/DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS (WYSIWYG). In my custom CSS, I am attempting to display the following on the cover page of our Release Notes: Issue Date: [today's date] <-- The document issue ...