Create documentation / help system for your web / desktop software application

RoboAuthor is a powerful visual HTMLHelp (.CHM) and WinHelp (.HLP) creator software: the easy way for creating professional Help systems and documentation for web-based and desktop software applications. Creating a software manual with RoboAuthor is really a snap! A quick, powerful all-in-one environment for creating stunning Help files! It doesn't require any external editor, it is visual, easy to learn and to use. Main benefits: - HTML Help with one click (requires Microsoft HTML Help workshop installed); - both .CHM and .HLP (old WinHelp format) and Website with a single tool; - Delphi, C++ MFC, Borland C++ Builder, Visual Basic, Visual C, Java, even Microsoft Access, Visual Objects, Clarion, APL, Visual FoxPro... - you can show a single topic from within any language; - one manual, one source file; - easy Table of Contents; easy keyword list; topics (pages) easy to add and to link - frames, text styles, hot spots, popup windows, mouse over sensitive images, sounds, video, visual linking (no broken links, ever!): all without coding! - optimized for large works (with the quick link feature you can manage 1000 pages with ease: no file names to remember, everything visual and damn fast); - want to make the same change to every page of your manual? No problem, there is the global search and replace, or you can use headers and footers; - CHM or HLP file is free for distribution, i.e. no royalties; - easy to learn and easy to start; (and we are always here for fast support, please ask us any questions!; - HTML export compatible with any browser - small and smart: does run on MSWindows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 7; even an old Pentium I 100Mhz with 16MB RAM and Win95 is fine; - new! supports external plugins (such as 3D Buttons) The program is very easy to use and will allow you to create your manual / Help system in an extremely short time.

Minimum requirements: 32M RAM, 32M HD

Operating system: Win2000,Win7 x32,Win7 x64,Win98,WinOther,WinServer,WinVista,WinVista x64,WinXP,Other

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This shareware software may be freely distributed, on CD, newspapers, and electronic systems, provided that: 1. Such distribution includes only the original file set supplied by Visual Vision. You may not alter, delete or add any files. 2. The distribution includes all copyright info, even on paper, where available. 3. The distribution does not include a license code nor a registration key. 4. No money is charged to the person receiving the software, beyond reasonable cost of packaging and other overhead: i.e. you must not sell the program. 5. A notification e-mail is sent to / 6. You must disclose that the product is shareware and is not free For more information about redistribution, or to receive the redistributable on CD:


Visual Vision (V.V.) hereby gives you a non-exclusive license to use the software RoboAuthor (the Software). For trials the license is granted, and is time-limited. For registered release you have to pay a license fee, by following istructions prompted by the program. You may: - use the Software on any single computer; - use the Software on a second computer so long as the primary user of each copy is the same person and more than one copy is not simultaneously; - or copy the Software for archival purposes, provided any copy must contain all of the original Software's proprietary notices.

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