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by Radu
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Help for CHM Customization
Replies: 1
Views: 60

Re: Help for CHM Customization

Hi, I do not know a tutorial but for CHM you can customize a couple of things: 1) Using CSS you can customize how the HTML content is rendered. You can create your custom CSS and then edit the transformation scenario, in the Parameters list set the "args.css" to point to your custom CSS stylesheet a...
by Radu
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: Multiple Help Files for a ditamap...
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Multiple Help Files for a ditamap...

Hi, If you want separate PDFs, you need to individually publish each DITA Map. If you want merged HTMLs you need to create a top-level DITA Map which refers to all individual maps. The XML content of the merged DITA Map should look like this: <!DOCTYPE map PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DITA Map//EN" "map.dt...
by Radu
Wed Jul 03, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: How do I fix xslt if condition?
Replies: 3
Views: 275

Re: How do I fix xslt if condition?

Hi, So an xsl:if like this: <xsl:if test="(@Op='E') and ((EventType/@Word='NOPERWELL') or (EventType/@Word='NORIGHTS'))"> means that the "Op" attribute must be set to "E" AND either the "Word" attribute is set to "NOPERWELL" or "NORIGHTS". So as you are missing the "Op='E'" attribute on the "CaseEve...
by Radu
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: Multiple Help Files for a ditamap...
Replies: 4
Views: 143

Re: Multiple Help Files for a ditamap...

Hi, From one DITA Map you can obtain one logical output (one PDF or one WebHelp output). If you have separate DITA Maps for your user's guide and installation guide, you can try to create a third DITA Map which refers to the other two DITA Maps and publish that to WebHelp. But we do not have a tool ...
by Radu
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: performance issues on Mac
Replies: 5
Views: 665

Re: performance issues on Mac

Hi Damian, Does Oxygen issue any warning when opening the file? For example does it report that it has very long lines or some special characters inside? In the Oxygen Preferences=>"Editor / Open" there is a "Support for special characters" setting, if you set it to "Disable support" and re-open the...
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Exporting a set of all files referenced in a ditamap
Replies: 5
Views: 483

Re: Exporting a set of all files referenced in a ditamap

Hi Annette, If you look in the build file: OXYGEN_INSTALL_DIR/frameworks/dita/DITA-OT3.x/plugins/com.oxygenxml.export.map/build.xml it explicitly excludes the copying of SVG and MathML files: <exclude name="**/*.mml"/> <exclude name="**/*.svg"/> Honestly I forgot why I did this. Maybe you can remove...
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Reuse a range from a reusable component does not work
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: Reuse a range from a reusable component does not work

Hi, Can you also paste in a reply the entire content of the "reuse.dita"? If the "reuse.dita" was created using Oxygen's "Create reusable component" action, the generated DITA file was intended to store only one reusable component per file. If so you can manually create your own DITA task containing...
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables
Replies: 10
Views: 1780

Re: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables

Hi, You do not need to set any specific attribute on the backmatter element. Inside it should have a <booklists> element in which you can add other empty elements signaling that you want various lists to be generated: <backmatter> <booklists> <!-- Figure list --> <figurelist/> <!-- Table list --> <t...
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: ditamap using the same topic multiple times
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Re: ditamap using the same topic multiple times

Hi, If you edit the DITA to WebHelp transformation scenario you are using in Oxygen, in the Parameters list there is a force-unique parameter which can be set to false . But this may induce various other problems. For example for each opened topic there is a breadcrumb showing the path to it. Also t...
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Ditaval- Excluded topics are appearing in TOC
Replies: 1
Views: 113

Re: Ditaval- Excluded topics are appearing in TOC

Hi Arron,

You need to profile out the entire topic not by setting the profiling attribute inside the topic but by setting the profile attribute in the DITA Map on the topicref which refers to the topic.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Compiled CHM file disappears
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: Compiled CHM file disappears

Hi,

Right, for building CHM the pre-installed HTML Help Workshop application is used. And it is an application which works on Windows.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables
Replies: 10
Views: 1780

Re: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables

Hi, I tested this on my side, my bookmap's backmatter element looks like this: <backmatter> <booklists> <indexlist/> <figurelist/> <tablelist/> </booklists> </backmatter> I published to PDF a bookmap containing figures and tables and the PDF properly generated the tables and figures list. If this do...
by Radu
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: SDK-API, Frameworks - Document Types
Topic: Paste feature
Replies: 4
Views: 213

Re: Paste feature

Dear Nhenel,

This is a bug on our side. We will try to fix it in the next Oxygen 21.1 minor bug fix release (in about a month). When the fix is available I will update this forum thread.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Custom DITA-OT parameters for custom PDF
Replies: 11
Views: 2182

Re: Custom DITA-OT parameters for custom PDF

Hi Frank, When Oxygen presents parameters in the "Parameters" list while editing a transformation scenario, it does not detect those parameters from the ANT build files. It would be wrong to do so because most parameters in the build files are for internal use and are not intended to be set from the...
by Radu
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables
Replies: 10
Views: 1780

Re: How can I create a Tables of Figures and a List of Tables

Hi,

What version of Oxygen are you using? Are you publishing to PDF using our DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 & CSS transformation or the classic XSL-FO based PDF transformation?

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Wed Jun 26, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: Truncated chunk
Replies: 13
Views: 604

Re: Truncated chunk

Hi, Can you both confirm that if you uncheck the checbox "Lock WebDav Files on open" from the Preferences->"Network Connection Settings / HTTP(S)/WebDAV" page you no longer can reproduce the problem when opening the large XML documents via WebDav? If so, I have a couple ideas about what to do in our...
by Radu
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Persistent CSS Style Menu option?
Replies: 7
Views: 2420

Re: Persistent CSS Style Menu option?

Hi Chris, The settings are saved in the user's specific options storage, so you cannot share them with somebody else using the project .xpr file. If you have a CSS layer like "Show draft comments" and you want it checked by default, maybe you could replace it instead with a CSS layer called "Hide dr...
by Radu
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: DocBook
Topic: DocBook files to TXT
Replies: 4
Views: 3492

Re: DocBook files to TXT

Hi, Ideally you should have started another discussion thread as your post does not seem to be on topic with the current thread plus the curent thread is 4 years old. You can open a DocBook 5 document in Oxygen, use the "Configure Transformation Scenarios" toolbar button and there should be a DocBoo...
by Radu
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: CHM Output does not display content
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: CHM Output does not display content

Hi, I'm not sure what's wrong, I'm also using Windows 10 and I've had no problems opening CHMs. Does the same CHM work for your colleague on Windows 7? I googled a little bit for this: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/f8875952-25ac-4c27-b72b-a55f960e5e64/applying-recent-windows-upda...
by Radu
Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: DITA Filtering
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: DITA Filtering

Hi David, I do not have time to test right now so if this does not work for you I can perform more tests tomorrow. As you are using profiling attribute groups the DITAVAL should look like this: <prop action="include" att="publication" val="reference_book"/> so the filtering is done as if you directl...
by Radu
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Batch search & replace
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: Batch search & replace

Hi David, Oxygen has support for XML refactoring based on applying a custom XQuery update or XSLT script: https://www.oxygenxml.com/doc/versions/21.1/ug-editor/topics/custom-refactoring-operations-x-tools.html I created a sample XSLT refactor script based on what you described: https://github.com/ox...
by Radu
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Version 21 WebHelp compilation errors
Replies: 4
Views: 179

Re: Version 21 WebHelp compilation errors

Hi Carl,

I just answered you via email.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Convert topic with nested topics to ditamap
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Re: Convert topic with nested topics to ditamap

Hi Wim,

Create a new DITA Map which refers to the topic, open the DITA Map in the DITA Maps Manager view.
Right click on the topic reference and select Refactoring->"Convert nested topics to new topics...".

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Removing underline form topic title
Replies: 6
Views: 1726

Re: Removing underline form topic title

Hi,

The bottom border is as long as the element. So you probably need to set it on an element which has a specific width set on it.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Compiled CHM file disappears
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: Compiled CHM file disappears

Hi Carl,

I'm not sure why this does not work for you. Do you have HTML Help Workshop installed? It might be necessary to compile the output HTML resources to CHM. Can you paste more information from the console log output? At least 10 lines before the build successful line?

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Providing DITA plugins in an Oxygen project directory?
Replies: 6
Views: 208

Re: Providing DITA plugins in an Oxygen project directory?

Hi Chris, One problem I see is that on most computers the path "C:\Program Files\Oxygen XML Author 21\" is a read-only folder path, editable only if somebody runs the script with administrative privileges. This means that running the DITA OT integrator would fail. So you would need to instruct the e...
by Radu
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: XSLT and FOP
Topic: font-family not working when running XSL-FO via XProc
Replies: 3
Views: 432

Re: font-family not working when running XSL-FO via XProc

Hello Martin, Sorry for the delay. In my opinion the user config file is not passed at all to the Apache FOP. What is my opinion based on: 1) I can change the name of the fop.xconf file to something else in the Xproc file and is still works. 2) Looking at the Java code Norman Walsh has for running F...
by Radu
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Where are these related topic links coming from?
Replies: 11
Views: 511

Re: Where are these related topic links coming from?

Hi Carl, Sorry for the delay. Indeed by default the publishing engine splits the related links based on the target topic types. I found something like this helps: <related-links type="topic"> <link href="summerFlowers.dita"/> <link href="../tasks/pruning.dita"/> </related-links> so forcefully treati...
by Radu
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Version 21 WebHelp compilation errors
Replies: 4
Views: 179

Re: Version 21 WebHelp compilation errors

Hi Carl,

Please try to save and send via email (support@oxygenxml.com) the entire console output received in the DITA OT console view tab. It should contain more precise details about the exact errors reported when compiling the XSLT stylesheet.

Regards,
Radu
by Radu
Fri Jun 21, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Providing DITA plugins in an Oxygen project directory?
Replies: 6
Views: 208

Re: Providing DITA plugins in an Oxygen project directory?

Hi Chris, In the DITA Open Toolkit there is a configuration file: OXYGEN_INSTALL_DIR\frameworks\dita\DITA-OT3.x\config\configuration.properties in which the paths to all plugin folders are specified: plugindirs = plugins;demo So whatever plugin folders are there, when you run the DITA OT integrator,...